Details: 3Pcs This lot consists of metal stamps or wax seal die and a button mold. The largest is a wax seal die or matrix carved intaglio with a heraldic eagle with wings addorsed and elevated on a star surrounded by the words "CONSTITUTION AND UNION" and an outer circle of 33 stars. Another metal stamp or seal features a heraldic eagle with wings addorsed and elevated on a shield with arrows and branch in its talons. It is in relief on a plate affixed to a woodblock with F49 stamped into it. The third may be a die or button mold. It features an eagle at the top with a "69" emblem guarded by greyhound type dogs, and a banner along the bottom with a partially visible motto.
Items measure from .8" W x 1.5" H up to 1.8" W x 2.25" H.
This lot is from the estate of a well-known and well-respected lifetime Civil War collector in Upstate New York. Worth Auctions will feature scores of antique firearms, edged weapons, paintings, and unusual items over the next few months. A selection of post-1898 firearms by major manufacturers will also be featured.
National Book Auctions will also sell the thousands of rare and collectible volumes which cover nearly every notable personage and event of the Civil War including regimental histories.
Condition / Notes: This items are is in excellent condition well preserved and show signs of normal period wear that may include patina, abrasions, rust and soiling.
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