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    Wonderful Pocket Watch Featuring William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, Admiral Dewey, and Spanish American War Themes. 54mm, Ingersoll maker. The face of the watch features Dewey, the hero of Manila Bay, surrounded by presidents and other important men of the day. The reverse side of the case is engraved with an illustration of Dewey's flagship, the USS Olympia. A splendid watch which pays homage to a "splendid little war". Does not appear to work, otherwise in very good condition. From the Edward C. Gillette Collection.

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    May, 2009
    13th-14th Wednesday-Thursday
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