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    Zachary Taylor: Unique Silver Campaign Match Safe. Previously unseen 1" x 2 1/2" x 1/2" silver match safe. One side has a portrait of Zachary Taylor in an oval, inscribed "A Little More Grape". The other side has a military display with eagle, crossed flags and swords. Raised floral designs populate either side. The interior lip is hallmarked "L & W" (Leonard & Wilson of Philadelphia, per "American Silversmiths and Their Marks" by Stephen Ensko). Some weakness to the hinge with light bends, not noticeable from the front and more prominent on the undecorated sides. A lovely piece. From the Scott W. Dolson Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    3rd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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