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    Abraham Lincoln: 1864 Shield Ferrotype Badge. Ultra rare 1" x 1" gilt brass shell shield with roped edge, eagle holding a vertically-formatted flag in its beak and "tombstone-shape" ferrotype of Lincoln. Lacks stickpin. The ferrotype has chipping along the right side, a raised inclusion or spot of corrosion to the left of his face and some black marks on one eye. Portrait is still clear, sharp and bold.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    14th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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