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    Lincoln Memorial Ribbons. Two lovely silk ribbons honoring the martyred president. A 2.5" x 12" multicolored woven ribbon with words from the Gettysburg Address and the Second Inaugural Address. A bright, clean specimen folded back at top for pinning, with light foxing; very fine condition overall. This was issued at the 1893 and 1904 World Fairs. Together with a bold, 1865 mourning ribbon, 3.5" x 10", that presents a stark, quite dramatic portrait. Fine condition. A lovely pair of tribute items.

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    November, 2008
    20th Thursday
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