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    High Relief Martin Van Buren Medal Sullivan-DeWitt MVB 1840-5, measuring 37 mm. If you can only have one Van Buren campaign medal, this is the one! The obverse has a high relief bust of "M. Van Buren" within a wreath. The reverse has an eagle protecting a safe (symbol of the Treasury) and reads "(Van Buren) The Crisis Demands His Reelection." Condition is uncirculated with fully reflective surfaces - the only defect are some minor rim dings. This is certainly a choice example. A slightly higher grade sold in the McSorley Sale for $1,480.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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