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    Abraham Lincoln: Several Strands of President Lincoln's Hair, contained in a clear plastic pouch affixed to a Certificate of Authenticity signed by noted autograph dealer Charles Hamilton on his New York business letterhead, one page, 8.5" x 11", no date (circa 1980). Hamilton states that he "personally removed the accompanying strands... from a lock of hair in an old frame (made in 1908) by Judd Stewart from wood removed from the LINCOLN home in Springfield. The hair bore on its frame an authentication... by Frederick H. Meserve, the famous LINCOLN expert, and was from his personal collection."

    Provenance: Kunhardt, lot 48.


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    June, 2013
    8th Saturday
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