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    Ulysses S. Grant: 1872 Ferrotype Badge. Ferrotype portrait of Grant set within a nine-pointed star or sunburst that measures 1 1/2" across, suspended from an eagle hanger. The frame and eagle are made of gilded brass, but the gilding has worn away. The pin attachment (still present) has broken off. The Grant portrait has a very faint horizontal scratch of no consequence and the contrast is somewhat low; however, the surface is smooth and glossy. An uncommon piece likely issued for the election of 1872.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    24th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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