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    Rare and Important 1844 Polk & Dallas Brass Shell Medalet, Picturing Both. While several varieties of Polk shells are known, this one is preferred by many collectors as it is the only one picturing running mate George M. Dallas as well. Lustrous and nearly uncirculated, with the rarely surviving original suspension loop at the top. A puncture above their heads was rather crudely plugged, and is a bit of a distraction; but hardly a reason not to add this rare example to one's collection. From the Joe Brown Collection. Diameter 25mm.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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