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    Winfield Scott Hancock: Classic Rebus "Hand/Cock" Rebus Ferrotype Badge. WSH-1880-21, 7/8" x 2 1/4" gilt brass shell with stickpin attachment. The badge shows a hand and a rooster ("Hand/Cock"). A ferrotype portrait of Hancock is mounted on the cuff portion above two flags. Retains a good portion of the original silver finish and the original pin. The ferrotype has some loss at the very edge from 4:00-5:00 and an emulsion mark to the left of Hancock. Overall a very pleasing example of this highly coveted campaign piece. Selections from the Collection of Tom Charles Huston.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2021
    15th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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