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    Distinctive 1860 John Breckinridge - Joseph Lane Ferrotype, with Rich Velvet-covered Frame An absolutely pristine example of this rare variant. When they do appear, these velvet-bordered ferros usually show wear, deterioration, and fading of the velvet. This is the choicest example of the genre we have ever seen, complete with original braided thread suspension loop at top. Especially desirable because Breckinridge ferros are the scarcest among the four 1860 candidates. Listed by Sullivan as JCB 1860-40, although his plate example appears to be in rough shape. Diameter 23 mm.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
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