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    James K. Polk: Presidential Hand-Painted Teacup. 2.75" tall, 3.75" wide soft-paste teacup with sloping sides, raised flowers around the lower base and a hand-painted, full color portrait of "James K. Polk". Marked on the bottom with an unknown cipher. A very lovely piece with an 1.75" hairline crack on the back side, adjacent to the handle, not visible from the front. Likely made around the time of Polk's presidency and one of the few 3-D items known for Andrew Jackson's protégé.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    2nd-3rd Saturday-Sunday
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