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Auction Icon PRO LINCOLN "UNION LEAGUE" 1863 MEDAL.

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Winning Bid: $86.25 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)
Bids: 1
Bidding Ended: July 18, 2012 at 3:08 AM EDT
Auction: Auction #206 - Part I
Item numbers 1 through 1278 in auction 206.

Item Description

1-5/16" in silvered white metal with hole on top rim as issued. The Union League Club formed in Philadelphia in 1862 and was a strong backer of Lincoln and became an active supporter of the Republican Party for decades. Front reads "Union League/July 4th/1776/1863/Philadelphia." Reverse has circle of 35 stars surrounding text "Organized December 27th 1862." Normal tarnish and otherwise Exc. (G - $100 to $200)

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