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    Daniel Webster: Lovely Circa 1830s Brooch with Hand-Colored Portrait. Similar examples for Jackson and Harrison also exist in this style. With Webster being a non-president, it seems likely that these were political items rather than simply to honor chief executives. Webster was of course a major Whig hopeful. Condition is beautiful, although the glass covering and pin on reverse are missing (both restorable). Height 26mm, diameter 23mm. From the collection of U. I. "Chick" Harris.

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    August, 2008
    5th Tuesday
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