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    Abraham Lincoln: Brightly Colored Portrait Ribbon. 2" x 8" silk ribbon titled "The Union Forever." featuring a standard beardless portrait of Lincoln, the names of the presidential and vice presidential candidates as well as the "Peace Commissioners" Grant & Sherman. The color is hard to describe. It is yellow with a slight green tint. It has a faint area of discoloration at the top, having been removed from an album, plus a few teensy stains, mentioned for accuracy only. It really looks great and is about as close to new condition as one could hope for. If placed in a frame of Lincoln ribbons, it will be a real "head turner".

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    18th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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