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    Set of Four James Garfield and Winfield Scott Hancock Medalets from 1880. This lot contains three James Garfield medalets; two of which are memorial pieces and one an actual campaign medalet. The fourth piece is a Winfield Scott Hancock campaign medalet. The Garfield pieces are listed as JG 1880-7; however two of them have the memorial reverse which reads "For Him The Civic Wreath." The campaign piece reads "From the Tow Path to the White House." The two memorial pieces are in White Metal and Copper. Both are in excellent condition with rich dark patinas. The White Metal piece has a small blemish in the center on the reverse. The campaign medalet is in brass and is in uncirculated condition with a lovely red-brown appearance. The final piece in this lot is listed as Sullivan-Dewitt 1880-1. It reads "A combination and a form indeed where every god did seem to set his seal to give the world assurance of a man." It is in bronzed white metal and is in excellent condition with a lovely dark patina. Several blemishes on both sides.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2006
    14th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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