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    Martin Van Buren: A Stunning 1840 Sulphide Portrait Brooch with Pink Background. Only a small handful of Van Buren portrait sulphides in all types and colors have survived, making them perhaps the most sought-after of all early political pins. This beauty is near-mint, disqualified from full "mint" categorization because of some minor tarnish on the frame. One of the prize items in the Dolson Collection, 26 mm x 30 mm, with original T-bar pin on verso. From the Scott W. Dolson Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    3rd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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