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    Andrew Jackson & John Quincy Adams: An Exquisite Pair of Portrait Brooches for These Opposing Candidates. Jackson made a strong run for the Presidency in 1824 but was out-maneuvered by Adams. However, he would defeat Adams in the 1828 election. These beautiful pins were undoubtedly made for campaign use, especially as a matching Webster is known. They feature hand-colored portraits under glass and a fancy gilt frame, and both have their original T-bar pins on verso. Only several of each are known, and this opportunity to obtain the matched pair may never come again. Choice condition, height 25mm.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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