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    • "Sir Veto" Medal

    • Presidents; Medals
    • Small medallion honoring Andrew Johnson, who earned the nickname "Sir Veto" because of the large number of legislative vetoes he issued during his Presidency. The obverse contains the Johnson's profile and the dates of his term of office. The...
    • A Gold Medal

    • Dedications; Anniversaries
    • Etching features a two-sided coin commemorating the Battle of New Orleans, Louisiana, 1815. Obverse shows General Andrew Jackson in profile and uniform. Reverse shows Lady Liberty instructing an angel to write a resolution commemorating the event....
    • Medallion

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    • Round copper medallion purported to be a slave identification tag. Front carries an image of Oakwood Plantation, and is marked "1827, Charlotte." Obverse is marked "HOUSE SERVANT, No. 22, Berkley County, [S]outh Carolina." Object is probably a...

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