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SOLD at 2009 Dec 06 @ 07:40UTC-8 : PST
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Washington ButtonsImpressive George Washington Inaugural Button "March The Fourth 1789" Eagle and Sun Type
1789-Dated. George Washington Inaugural Button. "March The Fourth 1789" Legend. Eagle and Sun Type. Albert WI-1A. with Original Shank. Choice Extremely Fine.
Rarity-3. 34 mm. Yellow Brass. This example is identified as the "Pointed Tail 9" Sub-variety, and is complete with its Original Shank fully intact on the back. There are some light scratches across the lower part of the Eagle from use, otherwise this button is in truly excellent and vastly above average condition. Another similar brass version of this button, also graded in Choice condition, sold in the Stack's January 21, 2003 sale for $9,500 (hammer price).
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