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    Most Unusual Post-War of 1812-Era Parasol Handle With Heroes Andrew Jackson and Stephen Decatur. Only the third example of this elegantly crafted item we have encountered, only one of which was still attached to the original parasol. (This one has been fitted to a late-Victorian parasol, on which it fits nicely). The handle is carved of hollow horn, the form of an eagle's head, with medallion portions and names of Jackson and Decatur on each side. Minor chip on one side, otherwise excellent shape. Handle measures 1.9" x 2.25".

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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