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    Lincoln & Hamlin: 1860 Back-to-Back Campaign Ferrotype. This gilt brass shell campaign badge from 1860 has portraits of the Republican candidates for that year on either side. The Lincoln image is exceptionally bright and clear. It has some minor bubbling of the emulsion in the lower right portion which does not impact the overall presentation. The Hamlin portrait is also very clear and in sharp focus. It does have some lifting of the emulsion at the top and a missing section in the left background. It retains most, if not all, of the original gilded finish. This example should please the vast majority of the collectors.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
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