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    Abraham Lincoln: Scarce Variety of 1864 Lincoln & Johnson Ferrotype. Favored by collectors for its distinctively shaped opening on the obverse side, and because it is possible to mate it with a McClellan in similar frame. Overall appearance is quite pleasing, as photos show, but technically there are some problems: a little minor light crazing and two spots on the Lincoln side, and an indentation and some light flaking of the emulsion at the very top on the Johnson side. A very presentable example of a variety that now pushes the $2000 price level in top condition. Diameter 20mm.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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