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    Horace Greeley: An Utterly Pristine Ferrotype Badge Depicting Him Wearing his Trademark Hat. Among old-time collectors, "Greeley-in-the-hat" was a "Holy Grail" item. Greeley campaign pins of any kind are scarce, and have always held a special place in the hearts of collectors. Of several different photos showing him wearing his hat, this is probably the nicest. Combine this with unbelievable condition, both ferro and frame, and you have one of the premier Greeley campaign items. Original pin, of course, on verso. Overall 1.5" x 2.125". From the Merrill C. Berman Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2015
    28th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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