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Lot Number: 235
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Estimate Range: $600 - $800
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George Washington & Abraham Lincoln Portrait Decorative Antique Copper Repousse Newspaper or Magazine Holder

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c. 1876 to 1889, “FATHERS OF OUR COUNTRY”, titled Patriotic Ornate Decorative Antique Copper Repousse Paper or Magazine Holder, featuring large central Portraits of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, measuring 20.5" wide x 16.5" tall x 5" deep (when extended open), Choice Extremely Fine.

This high-relief embossed magazine or newspaper holder would make a great addition to any political or presidential memorabilia collection. Intricately detailed, ornate Copper Repousse Magazine Holder features large central Portraits of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. It displays a design comprising dual Embossed Copper panels, including a back panel, plus a smaller front panel that opens out to place magazines for reading. The front panel is attached to the back panel along the bottom edge and the sides are held open with a small link chain for newspapers. Each copper panel is wrapped around a sturdy paper card stock for support, with a plain back. Showing virtually no wear, this is a great piece of Victorian period historic United States Presidential imagery.
Lot Number: 235
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Estimate Range: $600 - $800
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