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Battle at Cedar Mountain Chromolithograph
2/3/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
A chromolithograph with printed title below image The Battle at Cedar Mountain, Aug. 9th 1862, published by Currier & Ives; 9.5 x 12 in., framed and glazed, 11.75 x 15.75 in.

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Light toning to print; some light staining along perimeter; scattered nicks in frame.
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