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    Anti-Slavery Medals. Included are: 1838 Reward of Merit, white metal, 38 mm., AU and holed at the top for suspension, depicting male and female under a palm tree on the obverse and the central inscription REWARD OF MERIT on the reverse; and an 1838 Emancipation medal, white metal, 41 mm., dull proof, WE ARE MEN AND BRETHREN at the top of the obverse with white and black families greeting each other as the central motif, while in the center of the reverse are the names of eight emancipators.

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    Jul-Aug, 1993
    31st-3rd Saturday-Tuesday
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