February 14, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends February 25, 2019


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Collection of 36 GAR Badges, Reunion Ribbons, and More

Lot of 36, ranging in size from 1.25 x 1 in. to 1.75 x 7 in., with several delegate and representative badges from encampments held in Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. Notable badges include a four-part representative medal featuring an eagle atop crossed canons, an enamel "GAR / Representative" plate, a classical-style building labeled "Columbus, O 1919," and a medallion of William Tecumseh Sherman; a four-part representative medal with yellow silk ribbon backing, featuring crossed canons and a spread-winged eagle, an enamel "Representative / GAR / Atlantic City, NJ" oval plate, a clam shell-form medallion bearing a coastal scene with a yellow enamel lighthouse, and a medallion of Philip Kearny from 1910; and a four-part member badge from the 33rd encampment held in Philadelphia, PA, 1899, with a Liberty Bell attached to the member bar and tricolor silk ribbon backing. Also with three-part president's badge from the Women's Relief Corps, 1883.

 

 

Condition:

Condition varies. Please refer to digital images for conditions of specific badges.

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$720
02/14/2019

 

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