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    Spectacular, Huge 1840 William Henry Harrison Copper Luster Pitcher At 9.5" tall this is the largest and most massive example of this style which we have seen! Except for a tiny trace of surface oxidation on the upper rim, this piece is essentially mint; surely unimprovable condition. There is a slight smudge on the word "Reform" below Harrison's bust; but this occurred in manufacture. Harrison copper lusters have always been scarcer than those of Jackson, the other candidate for whom they were made, and this is especially true of this massive size. A somewhat smaller example, with log cabin instead of eagle reverse, recently sold for nearly $8,000 in a Chicago-area auction. A special opportunity for the early 3-D collector who wants the very best!

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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