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    Society of the Cincinnati

    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale 6221 Unique 1867 Moseley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Ca 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Gold and enamels 37 1mm from integral loop to tip of tail 23 5mm across widest part of the wings Gold wire jump link no ribbon My ers 24 Choice Extremely Fine 180 6 grains Obv Gold winged white enamel eagle faces 1 oval center presents figures of two Senators of the Roman Republic pressing a sword upon standing Cincinnatus agains


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale 6221 Unique 1867 Moseley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Ca 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Gold and enamels 37 1mm from integral loop to tip of tail 23 5mm across widest part of the wings Gold wire jump link no ribbon My ers 24 Choice Extremely Fine 180 6 grains Obv Gold winged white enamel eagle faces 1 oval center presents figures of two Senators of the Roman Republic pressing a sword upon standing Cincinnatus agains


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale 6221 Unique 1867 Moseley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Ca 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Gold and enamels 37 1mm from integral loop to tip of tail 23 5mm across widest part of the wings Gold wire jump link no ribbon My ers 24 Choice Extremely Fine 180 6 grains Obv Gold winged white enamel eagle faces 1 oval center presents figures of two Senators of the Roman Republic pressing a sword upon standing Cincinnatus agains


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale 6221 Unique 1867 Moseley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Ca 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Gold and enamels 37 1mm from integral loop to tip of tail 23 5mm across widest part of the wings Gold wire jump link no ribbon My ers 24 Choice Extremely Fine 180 6 grains Obv Gold winged white enamel eagle faces 1 oval center presents figures of two Senators of the Roman Republic pressing a sword upon standing Cincinnatus agains


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    NOTES FROM E-SYLUM READERS: OCTOBER 4, 2015

    10/04/2015

    he guillotine by a mere eighteen hours ahead of his pursuers by clearing the port of LeHarve on the brig Sophie to Portland ME Thank you Gawain for this memory prompt and recommendation to colonial enthusiasts Read it To read the earlier E Sylum article see BOOK REVIEW MOREAU DE ST M 195 137 RY 226 128 153 S AMERICAN JOURNEY www coinbooks org esylum_v18n39a08 html The Society of the Cincinnati Bob Fagaly writes Regarding the article on the 226 128 157 THE NATIONAL DEFENSE MEDAL 226 128 157 quoted in the September 27 2015 issue of The E Sylum where it states quot Marco Islander Lou Stickles is very proud man He has just been awarded the National Defense Medal by the United Daughters of the Confederacy UDC which was established in 1894 and is the oldest pa


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    1800 just after the first President s death It is a magnificent early Federal era American artwork boasting a gilt back with its original hinged pin in place The entire piece is in excellent condition and exem plifies true museum quality This historic item is a rare surviving example of the early tributes to the universally mourned George Washington and will repay the most careful study THE Society of the Cincinnati Its Famed Eagle Badges and Commemorative Medals Exceptionally Rare 1784 Society of the Cincinnati Badge Myers 8 One of three known Produced by Duval Francastel in Paris 6220 1784 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 20 Karat Gold and enamels 35 7mm from integral loop to tip of tail 22 8mm across widest part of the wings Wide link and jump ring connect to white bordered pale blue


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale Elusive Society of the Cincinnati Silver U S Mint Medal 6229 6224 6225 6226 1897 Philadelphia Washington Monument Unveiling Medal White metal 76mm By Peter L Krider Baker S 324A Rarity 6 Prooflike Uncirculated Obv Perspective of equestrian statue Rev Society of the Cincinnati emblem and name Struck by August C Frank for Krider A few faint hairlines can be found in bold mirror fields 1897 Philadelphia Washington Mo


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    The March 2016 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Coins



    Session Three Thursday March 31 2016 10 00 AM ET The Society of the Cincinnati Unique Circa 1867 Mosley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 12025 c 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Myers 24 Gold and Enamel Choice Extremely Fine 37 1 mm from top of loop to bottom of tail 23 5 mm across widest part of the wingspread 180 6 grains Obverse with gold winged white enamel eagle head left oval center features two Roman senators pressing a sword to Ci


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    1800 just after the first President s death It is a magnificent early Federal era American artwork boasting a gilt back with its original hinged pin in place The entire piece is in excellent condition and exem plifies true museum quality This historic item is a rare surviving example of the early tributes to the universally mourned George Washington and will repay the most careful study THE Society of the Cincinnati Its Famed Eagle Badges and Commemorative Medals Exceptionally Rare 1784 Society of the Cincinnati Badge Myers 8 One of three known Produced by Duval Francastel in Paris 6220 1784 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 20 Karat Gold and enamels 35 7mm from integral loop to tip of tail 22 8mm across widest part of the wings Wide link and jump ring connect to white bordered pale blue


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale Elusive Society of the Cincinnati Silver U S Mint Medal 6229 6224 6225 6226 1897 Philadelphia Washington Monument Unveiling Medal White metal 76mm By Peter L Krider Baker S 324A Rarity 6 Prooflike Uncirculated Obv Perspective of equestrian statue Rev Society of the Cincinnati emblem and name Struck by August C Frank for Krider A few faint hairlines can be found in bold mirror fields 1897 Philadelphia Washington Mo


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    1800 just after the first President s death It is a magnificent early Federal era American artwork boasting a gilt back with its original hinged pin in place The entire piece is in excellent condition and exem plifies true museum quality This historic item is a rare surviving example of the early tributes to the universally mourned George Washington and will repay the most careful study THE Society of the Cincinnati Its Famed Eagle Badges and Commemorative Medals Exceptionally Rare 1784 Society of the Cincinnati Badge Myers 8 One of three known Produced by Duval Francastel in Paris 6220 1784 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 20 Karat Gold and enamels 35 7mm from integral loop to tip of tail 22 8mm across widest part of the wings Wide link and jump ring connect to white bordered pale blue


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale Elusive Society of the Cincinnati Silver U S Mint Medal 6229 6224 6225 6226 1897 Philadelphia Washington Monument Unveiling Medal White metal 76mm By Peter L Krider Baker S 324A Rarity 6 Prooflike Uncirculated Obv Perspective of equestrian statue Rev Society of the Cincinnati emblem and name Struck by August C Frank for Krider A few faint hairlines can be found in bold mirror fields 1897 Philadelphia Washington Mo


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    The March 2016 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Coins



    Session Three Thursday March 31 2016 10 00 AM ET The Society of the Cincinnati Unique Circa 1867 Mosley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 12025 c 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Myers 24 Gold and Enamel Choice Extremely Fine 37 1 mm from top of loop to bottom of tail 23 5 mm across widest part of the wingspread 180 6 grains Obverse with gold winged white enamel eagle head left oval center features two Roman senators pressing a sword to Ci


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    1800 just after the first President s death It is a magnificent early Federal era American artwork boasting a gilt back with its original hinged pin in place The entire piece is in excellent condition and exem plifies true museum quality This historic item is a rare surviving example of the early tributes to the universally mourned George Washington and will repay the most careful study THE Society of the Cincinnati Its Famed Eagle Badges and Commemorative Medals Exceptionally Rare 1784 Society of the Cincinnati Badge Myers 8 One of three known Produced by Duval Francastel in Paris 6220 1784 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 20 Karat Gold and enamels 35 7mm from integral loop to tip of tail 22 8mm across widest part of the wings Wide link and jump ring connect to white bordered pale blue


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale Elusive Society of the Cincinnati Silver U S Mint Medal 6229 6224 6225 6226 1897 Philadelphia Washington Monument Unveiling Medal White metal 76mm By Peter L Krider Baker S 324A Rarity 6 Prooflike Uncirculated Obv Perspective of equestrian statue Rev Society of the Cincinnati emblem and name Struck by August C Frank for Krider A few faint hairlines can be found in bold mirror fields 1897 Philadelphia Washington Mo


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    The March 2016 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Coins



    Session Three Thursday March 31 2016 10 00 AM ET The Society of the Cincinnati Unique Circa 1867 Mosley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 12025 c 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Myers 24 Gold and Enamel Choice Extremely Fine 37 1 mm from top of loop to bottom of tail 23 5 mm across widest part of the wingspread 180 6 grains Obverse with gold winged white enamel eagle head left oval center features two Roman senators pressing a sword to Ci


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 7



    ETY OF THE CINCINNATI MILITARY ORDERS AND CIVIL AWARDS ATTRACTIVE Society of the Cincinnati EAGLE Lot No 201 PI Society of the Cincinnati Tiffany style gold eagle ca 1885 1900 Gold and enamel with remnant of white and blue silk ribbon 46 0 x 32 0 mm Myers 47 About as made Unmarked but in the distinctive Tiffany style with crest on eagle s head and small A in SERVARE The Society of the Cincinnati was founded in 1783 as an hereditary society whose membership was to be restri


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 7



    ft 7 8 3 Society of the Cincinnati UNIQUE GOLD SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI MEDAL Awarded to President General Hamilton Fish Lot No 202 202 Society of the Cincinnati Gold Medal to Hamilton Fish 34 4 mm Rims 1 8 2 0 mm thick 359 1 gns 23 2 gms Unsigned by Henry Mitchell Julian RF 4 An eagle flanked by 1783 on left 1883 on right wreath engraved within HAMILTON FISH NEW YORK ADMITTED JULY 4th 1834 About Uncirculated


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 7



    ETY OF THE CINCINNATI MILITARY ORDERS AND CIVIL AWARDS ATTRACTIVE Society of the Cincinnati EAGLE Lot No 201 PI Society of the Cincinnati Tiffany style gold eagle ca 1885 1900 Gold and enamel with remnant of white and blue silk ribbon 46 0 x 32 0 mm Myers 47 About as made Unmarked but in the distinctive Tiffany style with crest on eagle s head and small A in SERVARE The Society of the Cincinnati was founded in 1783 as an hereditary society whose membership was to be restri


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 7



    ft 7 8 3 Society of the Cincinnati UNIQUE GOLD SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI MEDAL Awarded to President General Hamilton Fish Lot No 202 202 Society of the Cincinnati Gold Medal to Hamilton Fish 34 4 mm Rims 1 8 2 0 mm thick 359 1 gns 23 2 gms Unsigned by Henry Mitchell Julian RF 4 An eagle flanked by 1783 on left 1883 on right wreath engraved within HAMILTON FISH NEW YORK ADMITTED JULY 4th 1834 About Uncirculated


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 7



    ETY OF THE CINCINNATI MILITARY ORDERS AND CIVIL AWARDS ATTRACTIVE Society of the Cincinnati EAGLE Lot No 201 PI Society of the Cincinnati Tiffany style gold eagle ca 1885 1900 Gold and enamel with remnant of white and blue silk ribbon 46 0 x 32 0 mm Myers 47 About as made Unmarked but in the distinctive Tiffany style with crest on eagle s head and small A in SERVARE The Society of the Cincinnati was founded in 1783 as an hereditary society whose membership was to be restri


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 7



    ft 7 8 3 Society of the Cincinnati UNIQUE GOLD SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI MEDAL Awarded to President General Hamilton Fish Lot No 202 202 Society of the Cincinnati Gold Medal to Hamilton Fish 34 4 mm Rims 1 8 2 0 mm thick 359 1 gns 23 2 gms Unsigned by Henry Mitchell Julian RF 4 An eagle flanked by 1783 on left 1883 on right wreath engraved within HAMILTON FISH NEW YORK ADMITTED JULY 4th 1834 About Uncirculated


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    The Americana Sale



    The Americana Sale United States Medals U S Patriotic and Hereditary Society Insignia FASCINATING GOLD INSIGNIA OF THE Society of the Cincinnati 7204 Society of the Cincinnati Badge plus miniature Society of the Cincinnati Badge Instituted 1783 Gold and enamels 28 9mm wide 42 2 highest to top of the fixed loop or 38 9mm to the top of the leaves above the eagle s head Obv Bald Eagle with dropped wings white enamel head neck and tail beady red eyes with green enamel laurel wreath arching from mid tail over the head Oval cente


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    The MCA Advisory, March 2011

    3/1/2011 Medals Tokens

    color scheme specified for ribbons used with Society of the Cincinnati badges Stuart depicts the medal s reverse with accurate detail ensuring that the hero s glorious moment of victory is distinctly visible The portrait provides evidence that the hanging loop on the medal today was in place within the first decade of ownership The medal remained among Gates s possessions until his death in 1 806 when it was bequeathed along with the entirety of his estate to h


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    The MCA Advisory, March 2011

    3/1/2011 Medals Tokens

    color scheme specified for ribbons used with Society of the Cincinnati badges Stuart depicts the medal s reverse with accurate detail ensuring that the hero s glorious moment of victory is distinctly visible The portrait provides evidence that the hanging loop on the medal today was in place within the first decade of ownership The medal remained among Gates s possessions until his death in 1 806 when it was bequeathed along with the entirety of his estate to h


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    LAFAYETTE'S GOLD CINCINNATI SOCIETY MEDAL TO BE SOLD

    LAFAYETTE'S GOLD CINCINNATI SOCIETY MEDAL TO BE SOLD

    09/10/2007

    e gold andenamel medal showing an eagle surrounded by a laurel wreath is estimated to bring up to 10 million at the Dec 11 sale it said After Washington s death the medal was presented to Lafayetteby Washington s family it was consigned to the auction byLafayette s great great granddaughter Baronne Meunier du Houssoy of France Washington Lafayette and several other commanders formed TheSociety of the Cincinnati in 1793 to uphold the values of theRevolution Sotheby s said Lafayette treasured the medal from his hero even wearing it while having his portrait taken during a tripto Charleston S C The portrait now hangs in the Gibbes Museumof Art in Charleston The medal which contains the Latin inscription he left everythingto serve the republic was last seen publicly at the Chicago World sFair in 189


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sales



    ardwood 57 X 18 5 mm Colorfully grained tan and brown hardwood box consists of base and snugly fitting top with inset of tortoise shell Inserted in the top is a domed glass cover over a brass 29 mm medal with bold leaf border surrounding a high relief bust of GEORGIUS WASHINGTON This strong featured portrait is unlike any medal listed in Baker A high quality item of great visual appeal The Society of the Cincinnati Unique Ca 1867 Moseley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 271 Circa 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinna ti Myers 24 Gold and Enamels Choice EF 37 1 millime ters from integral loop to tip of tail 23 5 millimeters across widest part of the wings Gold wire jump link no ribbon 180 6 grains Obv gold winged white enamel eagle faces left oval center presents figures of t


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale Glorious Society of the Cincinnati Badge and Miniature Edward Nicholl Dickerson Jr s Own Set 6223 1870 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Gold and enam els 28 9mm wide 42 2 highest to top of the fixed loop or 38 9mm to the top of the leaves above the eagle s head Uncirculated Obv Bald Eagle with almost straight sided dropped wings white enamel head neck and tail beady red eyes with green enamel laurel wrea


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    The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, U.S. Coins



    t from coins or keys over years carried in a pocket The eye appeal is excellent and no damage is seen The portrait is clearly copied from the 1819 head by Vivier for use on the Series Numismatica or clearly copied from the 1832 bust by Wright and Bale as used on Baker 74 This tamper is not listed in Rulau Fuld Baker An interesting complement to a collection of medallic Washingtoniana The Society of the Cincinnati Rare Circa 1885 Society of the Cincinnati Badge by Tiffany 1141 Circa 1885 Rhode Island Society of the Cincinnati Badge Gold and Enamel 46 x 32 mm Myers 47 By Tiffany Co Nearly Mint State Gold wire ring remains through original integral suspension A beautiful production with a remarkably detailed central medallion containing gold figures on green enamel ground beneath bold blue enamel


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    The MCA Advisory, March 2011

    3/1/2011 Medals Tokens

    color scheme specified for ribbons used with Society of the Cincinnati badges Stuart depicts the medal s reverse with accurate detail ensuring that the hero s glorious moment of victory is distinctly visible The portrait provides evidence that the hanging loop on the medal today was in place within the first decade of ownership The medal remained among Gates s possessions until his death in 1 806 when it was bequeathed along with the entirety of his estate to h


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sales



    ardwood 57 X 18 5 mm Colorfully grained tan and brown hardwood box consists of base and snugly fitting top with inset of tortoise shell Inserted in the top is a domed glass cover over a brass 29 mm medal with bold leaf border surrounding a high relief bust of GEORGIUS WASHINGTON This strong featured portrait is unlike any medal listed in Baker A high quality item of great visual appeal The Society of the Cincinnati Unique Ca 1867 Moseley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 271 Circa 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinna ti Myers 24 Gold and Enamels Choice EF 37 1 millime ters from integral loop to tip of tail 23 5 millimeters across widest part of the wings Gold wire jump link no ribbon 180 6 grains Obv gold winged white enamel eagle faces left oval center presents figures of t


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale Glorious Society of the Cincinnati Badge and Miniature Edward Nicholl Dickerson Jr s Own Set 6223 1870 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Gold and enam els 28 9mm wide 42 2 highest to top of the fixed loop or 38 9mm to the top of the leaves above the eagle s head Uncirculated Obv Bald Eagle with almost straight sided dropped wings white enamel head neck and tail beady red eyes with green enamel laurel wrea


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale Glorious Society of the Cincinnati Badge and Miniature Edward Nicholl Dickerson Jr s Own Set 6223 1870 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Gold and enam els 28 9mm wide 42 2 highest to top of the fixed loop or 38 9mm to the top of the leaves above the eagle s head Uncirculated Obv Bald Eagle with almost straight sided dropped wings white enamel head neck and tail beady red eyes with green enamel laurel wrea


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    The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, U.S. Coins



    t from coins or keys over years carried in a pocket The eye appeal is excellent and no damage is seen The portrait is clearly copied from the 1819 head by Vivier for use on the Series Numismatica or clearly copied from the 1832 bust by Wright and Bale as used on Baker 74 This tamper is not listed in Rulau Fuld Baker An interesting complement to a collection of medallic Washingtoniana The Society of the Cincinnati Rare Circa 1885 Society of the Cincinnati Badge by Tiffany 1141 Circa 1885 Rhode Island Society of the Cincinnati Badge Gold and Enamel 46 x 32 mm Myers 47 By Tiffany Co Nearly Mint State Gold wire ring remains through original integral suspension A beautiful production with a remarkably detailed central medallion containing gold figures on green enamel ground beneath bold blue enamel


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    The MCA Advisory, March 2011

    3/1/2011 Medals Tokens

    color scheme specified for ribbons used with Society of the Cincinnati badges Stuart depicts the medal s reverse with accurate detail ensuring that the hero s glorious moment of victory is distinctly visible The portrait provides evidence that the hanging loop on the medal today was in place within the first decade of ownership The medal remained among Gates s possessions until his death in 1 806 when it was bequeathed along with the entirety of his estate to h


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sales



    ardwood 57 X 18 5 mm Colorfully grained tan and brown hardwood box consists of base and snugly fitting top with inset of tortoise shell Inserted in the top is a domed glass cover over a brass 29 mm medal with bold leaf border surrounding a high relief bust of GEORGIUS WASHINGTON This strong featured portrait is unlike any medal listed in Baker A high quality item of great visual appeal The Society of the Cincinnati Unique Ca 1867 Moseley Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati 271 Circa 1867 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinna ti Myers 24 Gold and Enamels Choice EF 37 1 millime ters from integral loop to tip of tail 23 5 millimeters across widest part of the wings Gold wire jump link no ribbon 180 6 grains Obv gold winged white enamel eagle faces left oval center presents figures of t


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    The Philadelphia Americana Sale, Part Two



    The Philadelphia Americana Sale Glorious Society of the Cincinnati Badge and Miniature Edward Nicholl Dickerson Jr s Own Set 6223 1870 Eagle Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati Gold and enam els 28 9mm wide 42 2 highest to top of the fixed loop or 38 9mm to the top of the leaves above the eagle s head Uncirculated Obv Bald Eagle with almost straight sided dropped wings white enamel head neck and tail beady red eyes with green enamel laurel wrea


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    The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, U.S. Coins



    t from coins or keys over years carried in a pocket The eye appeal is excellent and no damage is seen The portrait is clearly copied from the 1819 head by Vivier for use on the Series Numismatica or clearly copied from the 1832 bust by Wright and Bale as used on Baker 74 This tamper is not listed in Rulau Fuld Baker An interesting complement to a collection of medallic Washingtoniana The Society of the Cincinnati Rare Circa 1885 Society of the Cincinnati Badge by Tiffany 1141 Circa 1885 Rhode Island Society of the Cincinnati Badge Gold and Enamel 46 x 32 mm Myers 47 By Tiffany Co Nearly Mint State Gold wire ring remains through original integral suspension A beautiful production with a remarkably detailed central medallion containing gold figures on green enamel ground beneath bold blue enamel


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    John Reich Journal, December 2013

    12/1/2013 [Numismatics Periodicals Coins American]

    ead die and Motto Over Eagle refers to the reverse die the questions now become 1 Who was the designer of the Turban Head design 2 Who was the designer of the Motto Over Eagle design 1 have no evidence to substantiate who designed the Turban Head design I do however have evidence as to who engraved multiple eagles with the characteristics of the Motto Over Eagle silver coin design The Society of the Cincinnati The Society of the Cincinnati was a society of officers from the American and French armies formed as a society of friends to perpetuate the remembrance of the Revolutionary War The society was organized in Philadelphia Its first President was George Washington The Society of the Cincinnati s diploma was given to every member The diploma was designed by Pierre L Enfant in 1783 at the reque


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    REVIEW: SOTHEBY LAFAYETTE GOLD ORDER OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI

    REVIEW: SOTHEBY LAFAYETTE GOLD ORDER OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI

    12/16/2007

    REVIEW SOTHEBY LAFAYETTE GOLD ORDER OF THE Society of the Cincinnati http www coinbooks org esylum_v10n51a07 html The E Sylum Volume 10 Number 51 December 16 2007 Article 7REVIEW SOTHEBY LAFAYETTE GOLD ORDER OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATIRay Williams writes I do so look forward to The E Sylumevery Sunday Thank you I read and reread Alan Weinberg sreview of the Sotheby hardbound catalog for the WashingtonOrder of the Society of the Cincinnati Med


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    The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, U.S. Coins



    Stack s Bowers Galleries The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction The Society of the Cincinnati 1122 1882 Society of the Cincinnati Medal Silver 32 mm By Henry Mitchell Julian RF 4 MS 63 NGC Obv a spread wing eagle with the badge of the Society on its breast olive branches in both claws and a partial wreath around its head is flanked by the dates 1783 and 1883 Rev an open wreath with the inscription SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI above and INST A D 1783 below A handsome and


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    The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, U.S. Coins



    Stack s Bowers Galleries The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction The Society of the Cincinnati 1122 1882 Society of the Cincinnati Medal Silver 32 mm By Henry Mitchell Julian RF 4 MS 63 NGC Obv a spread wing eagle with the badge of the Society on its breast olive branches in both claws and a partial wreath around its head is flanked by the dates 1783 and 1883 Rev an open wreath with the inscription SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI above and INST A D 1783 below A handsome and


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    The February 2015 Americana Auction



    Stack s Bowers Galleries The February 2015 Americana Auction Pedigreed Society of the Cincinnati Eagle With Original Miniature Circa 1860 1870 88 Circa 1860 1870 Society of the Cincinnati Eagle Gilt Silver and Enamel 44 3 x 26 6 mm 14 78 grams Eagle only Myers 30 var About Uncirculated With original bale loop ribbon and hanger Most similar to Myers 30 The Insignia of the Society of the Cincinnati which Myers dates to 1860 1880 but not a precise match thus an unlisted var


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    The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, U.S. Coins



    Stack s Bowers Galleries The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction The Society of the Cincinnati 1122 1882 Society of the Cincinnati Medal Silver 32 mm By Henry Mitchell Julian RF 4 MS 63 NGC Obv a spread wing eagle with the badge of the Society on its breast olive branches in both claws and a partial wreath around its head is flanked by the dates 1783 and 1883 Rev an open wreath with the inscription SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI above and INST A D 1783 below A handsome and


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    The February 2015 Americana Auction



    Stack s Bowers Galleries The February 2015 Americana Auction Pedigreed Society of the Cincinnati Eagle With Original Miniature Circa 1860 1870 88 Circa 1860 1870 Society of the Cincinnati Eagle Gilt Silver and Enamel 44 3 x 26 6 mm 14 78 grams Eagle only Myers 30 var About Uncirculated With original bale loop ribbon and hanger Most similar to Myers 30 The Insignia of the Society of the Cincinnati which Myers dates to 1860 1880 but not a precise match thus an unlisted var


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    American Numismatic Society Magazine: 2011, Issue 1

    3/1/2011 Numismatics Periodicals

    George Washington appointed him Marshal Dearborn was 38 at the time of his appointment and he served as Marshal for three years until his election to Congress as one of Jefferson s Democratic Republicans in 1793 In 1812 neoclassical artist Gilbert Stuart 1783 1872 one of the premiere American portraitists of the day painted Major General Henry Dearborn in his military uniform wearing the Society of the Cincinnati insignia Now over two hundred years later Henry Dearborn s eagle badge and Gilbert Stuart s portrait of the gen eral wearing it have been reunited in the Society of the Cincinnati s exhibition hall in Washington D C figs 24 25 Fig 23 The Society of the Cincinnati Anderson House Washington D C Fig 24 Gilbert Stuart United States 1755 1828 Major General Henry Deaborn 1751 18289


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    CATALOGUE: SOTHEBY LAFAYETTE GOLD ORDER OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI

    CATALOGUE: SOTHEBY LAFAYETTE GOLD ORDER OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI

    12/09/2007

    CATALOGUE SOTHEBY LAFAYETTE GOLD ORDER OF THE Society of the Cincinnati http www coinbooks org esylum_v10n50a07 html The E Sylum Volume 10 Number 50 December 9 2007 Article 7CATALOGUE SOTHEBY LAFAYETTE GOLD ORDER OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATIAlan V Weinberg writes This week I received via DHL acomplimentary hardbound 8 x 11 auction catalogue book fromSotheby s New York City offering as a single lot the GeorgeWashington Marquis de Lafayette Order of


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    Charles McSorley Collection of Nineteenth Century Political Campaign Tokens



    HE AMERICAN NUMISMATIC ASSOCIA TION 1924 surrounded by wreath closed by ANA seal at bot tom C SHEPHERD DOG CLUB OF AMERICA 1925 51mm Bronze Julio Kilenyi Sc Unc Obv SHEPHERD DOG CLUB OF AMERICA around dog s head to right within inner circle FOUNDED 1 91 3 in small letters in right field Rx Distant scene of shepherd watching three sheep Mountains setting sun in the distance Society of the Cincinnati TRIENNIAL MEETING AT PRINCETON N J 1926 Hume 14 75 x 70 5mm shield shaped Bronze Bailey Banks Biddle Unc Obv Central portrait in a depressed circle of MAJOR GENERAL HENRY KNOX Insc in scroll above FOUNDER OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI At the 3 corners are the Great Seal of the US the arms of France and of the State of NJ Rx Eagle insignia of the society surrounded by a


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