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    Highly Unusual 1872 Horace Greeley Ferrotype Badge. All Greeley ferros are, of course, scarce to rare. However, we have never before seen this distinctive and attractive form before. The ferro portrait itself is excellent, and the purple badge portion exceptionally well preserved. Did the purple color have some particular significance to the Greeley campaign? Original brass pin at top. Overall 25mm x 42mm with the ferro 12mm.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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