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    Abraham Lincoln: 1860 Ferrotype Shank Button. 9/16" brass clothing button with mounted ferrotype of a beardless Lincoln, inscribed "Abraham Lincoln". Some chipping confined mostly to the background and the left, outer edge. The portrait remains largely unaffected and is bold and clear. The catalog photo tends to exaggerate the defects. Viewed in person, these defects are much less noticeable and tend to blend into the background.

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    July, 2014
    30th Wednesday
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