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    Description

    Walnut-Head Gavel Made of Wood from the Lincoln Home in Springfield with long, tapered handle that appears to be of different wood, perhaps oak; a tag names the maker as W. H. Dufield. Head cracked in several spots, with a sliver of loss at one side, else quite fine and handsome.

    Provenance
    : Fay collection, sold by Riba-Mobley auctioneers, South Glastonbury, Conn., 26 October 1985, part of lot 195.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    20th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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