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    George Washington: Four Relics from the Collection of J. S. Reigart. including: a turned pine plinth, 5" high, with a note on the bottom, "Home of Washington, Mt. Vernon, A.D. 1848"; two large acorns sealed in a 19th Century glass bottle with a note, "Acorns from off a tree planted by Washington at Mt. Vernon"; a stone in a glass bottle (broken) with a label that reads, "Old stone barn built by Washington at Mt. Vernon"; and, a miniature turned wood goblet with a label, "Elm planted Washington 1798".

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    21st Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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