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    Abraham Lincoln & Jefferson Davis: Large Mounted Gem Albumen Badges. During the Civil War, America had two presidents. They are shown on these 26 mm. x 32 mm. (1" x 1 1/4") gem badges with albumen photos mounted on paper mounts measuring 2 1/2" x 3 3/4". Inasmuch as the Lincoln portrait was taken in February 1864, these must date from the 1864-1865 period. These large "gems" are quite scarce, especially the Jeff Davis.

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    December, 2012
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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