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    Abraham Lincoln: Ornate Ferrotype Badge. Ferrotype of Lincoln set in a brass shell frame inscribed "E Pluribus Unum" suspended from a red, white and blue silk ribbon and eagle hanger. Some remnants of the original silvering remain, especially on the eagle. We must mention the olive branch that would typically be in the left foot of the eagle is missing. Lincoln's portrait remains clear having some minor wear. The piece measures 1" x 2 1/4" overall. Listed as AL-1864-85. Originally issued as a campaign item, but repurposed as a mourning badge.

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