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    Winfield Scott: Large New Jersey Portrait Ribbon. 4" x 7" engraved silk ribbon with exceptionally large portrait of Scott engraved by Buttre after the portrait by Mathew Brady. The imprint at top reads: "Cataract Delegation, Paterson, New Jersey." Scott, a native of Virginia, resided in Elizabeth, New Jersey. The Passaic River powered the silk industry in Paterson. Its falls or cataracts were a popular tourist site and remain so till this day. A few faint spots at the top, but very nice overall. Probably the best single portrait Scott ribbon.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    24th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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