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    George Washington: Very Rare "The Script GW" Inaugural Button. WI-10, 35mm brass. Original shank. Likely dug. Sharp details. Probably no more than five specimens extant. An article in "Hobbies:" magazine decades ago pictured a group of GWs, including an example of this variety, that was owned by a descendant of colonial glassmaker Caspar Wistar. From the Brook Mahoney Collection of George Washington Inaugural Buttons.

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    25th Saturday 10:50 am CT
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    September
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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    5 Days 6h 55m 52s
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