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    Abraham Lincoln: Choice Larger Size Back-to-Back Campaign Ferrotype. Listed by DeWitt and Sullivan as AL-1860-84, although they apparently did not have access to an example to photograph. At 30 mm in diameter it has a greater presence than the more familiar 25 mm ferrotypes from that election. Perhaps because of the larger ferro surface these are typically seen with surface scratches or wear. This is the finest example we've seen, with strong photo, immaculate surface, and most of the original luster remaining on the brass shell frame.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2017
    21st Saturday
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