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    1861 Lincoln "War of 1861" Brass Dog Tag Medal. Measures 30mm. This gilt brass medal features a bust of Lincoln facing right and the words "Abraham Lincoln President U.S. War of 1861." The reverse is blank, but was intended for use as a dog tag for Union soldiers. There is a matching piece for McClellan and the medals no doubt saw dual usage during the campaign of 1864. This is in excellent condition, but there is some wear to Lincoln's portrait.

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    July, 2006
    14th Friday
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