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M00571 - Cast I recovered at site of final charge of the Army of Northern Virginia

Item Number: M00571

Item Title: Cast I recovered at site of final charge of the Army of Northern Virginia

Price: $135

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: CS

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Location Recovered: Near Appomattox, Virginia

Description:On April 9th, 1865, the final charge made by the Army of Northern Virginia came at a place called Gordon's Hill, so named because the Confederate troops there led by Confederate Maj. Gen. John B. Gordon.

This cast I button was recovered there. It is a little bit crusty on the surface, but peeking out underneath is a nice green patina. I am not sure if a bath in lemon juice will remove some of the crustation because I like it as is.


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