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    VAN BUREN SHANK BUTTON. Albert PC-122. 21 mm. in gilded copper. Depicts Liberty holding, in one hand, a staff with a Liberty cap and,
    in the other, the scales of justice. An American eagle is perched on a safe and holds a key in its talon. The image of the safe was used on many Van Buren campaign artifacts and symbolized a sound financial policy,
    corresponding with Van Buren's advocacy of an independent sub-treasury. This is both a rare button and a very fine specimen, retaining 70% of the original finish.  Manufactured by Ives & Kendricks.


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    July, 2004
    9th-29th Friday-Thursday
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