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John D. Lovett Dies

 

Merchant

Seal press die, 25mm, in 4 lines "J.D. LOVETT, / 1 COURTLAND ST. / N.Y. / ENGRAVER,"

      with lion's head seal press in center, star to right and left.  Rulau NY 497 obverse   

Wedding & Visiting Cards die, 25mm, around "WEDDING & VISITING CARDS" one large star

      between two small stars, 5 lines in center "SEALS, / DIES, / JEWELRY, / &c /

      ENGRAVED".  Rulau NY 497 reverse   

 

Historic

New Congress Hall die, 25mm, building within oval with "NEW CONGRESS HALL" above,

     "1860" and open oak wreath below.  Rulau NY 500 obverse

 

Political

All-seeing eye die, 31mm, eye in center surrounded by rays, inscription around "THE UNION

     MUST AND SHALL BE PRESERVED".  DeWitt AL 1860-34 reverse

Beardless 'Abram' Lincoln die, 31mm, beardless bust of Lincoln to right with J.D.L. and 1860

     below, inscription around "ABRAM LINCOLN REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE FOR PRESIDENT".

     DeWitt AL 1860-34 obverse

Free Territory die, 31mm, inscription around "FREE TERRITORY FOR A FREE PEOPLE", in center

     an olive wreath with bow at bottom enclosing "LET / LIBERTY / BE / NATIONAL / & /

     SLAVERY / SECTIONAL".  DeWitt AL 1860-37 reverse.

Our Next President die, 31mm, in three lines on a plain field "OUR / NEXT / PRESIDENT".

     DeWitt AL 1860-35 reverse  (This may be a George H. die)

United We Stand die, 31mm, inscription around "UNITED WE STAND * DIVIDED WE FALL *",

     fasces surround by rays in center.  DeWitt AL 1860-36 reverse

 

 

 

 

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