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Coin Silver Dog Collar

Maker: Stevens, N.Y.C.

Late 1860s Coin Silver

6½” dia. as imaged with the capability to extend 2½” more

Fair, a bit battered but an amazing survivor considering the vulnerability of the form

Ref. No. 150519_059

Inscription reads: Mrs. M. Annie Blair Belvidere, N.J. From Ellie, Sept. 25th 1868. A complete collar secured by a locked padlock without key. Some minor wrinkling, retaining a good surface capable of fitting about any dog or a large human being.

$1,250.