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    Rare Stephen Douglas 1860 Composition Campaign Medalet. Listed by Sullivan as SD 1860-12, this unusual item was struck on a composition planchet sometimes described as pressed "lava." Its fragile, easily cracked nature undoubtedly accounts for the fact that few survived, and same impracticality undoubtedly explains why this medium was not more frequently employed to make other such tokens. Beautiful condition. Diameter 27mm.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2006
    7th Wednesday
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