Lot #8099
James A. Garfield

James A. Garfield
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Estimate: $200+

Description

James A. Garfield

Souvenir engraving from the Congressional memorial service for James A. Garfield held on February 27, 1882, produced by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, 11 x 7, featuring an image of Garfield in a cartouche surrounded by American flags, laurels, a sword, the Capitol building, and the White House, and bearing the facsimile signatures of John Sherman and William McKinley (as Chairmen of the Senate and House Committees, respectively). In fine condition, with a small tear to the upper right edge, and toning from prior display.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Presidents
  • Dates: #603 - Ended February 18, 2021