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Home > Auction #194 > CIVIL WAR "UNION EX-PRISONERS" CONVENTION LARGE CELLO FOB PLUS N.Y. BUTTON.

Auction Icon CIVIL WAR "UNION EX-PRISONERS" CONVENTION LARGE CELLO FOB PLUS N.Y. BUTTON.

Bidding has ended for this item.
Winning Bid: $114.80 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)
Bids: 4
Bidding Ended: June 4, 2008 at 2:07 AM EDT
Auction: Auction 194 - Part I
Item numbers 1 though 880 in auction 194.

Item Description

2-1/8" unmarked but likely W&H two-sided cello fob with ribbon accent in slot. Front shows group logo of eagle atop crossed rifles and back pack suspending design of fort posts accented by cannons at corners around scene of dog attacking a man plus text "Andersonville. 1865 Death Before Dishonor." Reverse reads "National Association of Union Ex-Prisoners Of War 27th Annual Convention Philadelphia, PA Sept. 4-8, 1899." Thin line of tiny age dots on extreme edge of lower front plus bit more on curl. Only example known to us. VF. Comes with 1.25" button with W&H backpaper. Shows state logo and reads "N.Y. Association Union Ex-Prisoners Of War New York." Exc. See Major Anderson ferrotype #141. (G - $100 to $200)

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