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    Beautiful 1872 Horace Greeley Ferrotype Pin. This lovely example from the Joe Brown Collection is very frustrating: the ferro surface is pristine and glass-smooth except for manufacturing flaws. There is a dark area off his left shoulder and a diagonal black line in the field to his right, both in the photo itself. There are also several fine raised lines (no other way to describe them) which are part of the emulsion. Despite these flaws, a nice-looking, affordable example for this tough candidate. Original pin. Diameter 24mm.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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