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    Ornate G.A.R. Presentation Badge and More with Chicago Connection.
    1) 2" x 4.25" [overall] enamel & gold two-part badge. The drop is inscribed: "Past Commander Aaron J. Milsch U. S. Grant Post 28 January 1886". A drop-dead gorgeous piece with deep cobalt blue enamel. 2) 1.5" x 3.5" two-part copper badge issued by the U. S. Grant Post 28 in Chicago featuring a canteen with profile portrait of Grant. 3) 2.25" x 8.5" silver-stamped silk "In Memoriam" ribbon issued by Post 28 with "G.A.R." hanger. 4) 2.5" x 6.5" gold-stamped blue silk ribbon issued by Post 28 in poor, as-is condition.
    From the Collection of Don Limpert

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2020
    7th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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