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October 26, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

Tiffany 25th New York Cavalry Custer Medal

Auction: Sale #3034M - 3034M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 26, 2017 10:00AM


Tiffany 25th New York Cavalry Custer Medal, c. 1864, gold crossed sabers with pin-back, a Maltese cross with a start with blue enamel "25/CUSTER/EXCELSIOR," suspended from a gold ribbon, ht. 2 3/4 in.

Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

In very good condition with a very slight bend on the lower part of the cross.

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Nicholas A. Penachio