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THIS IS A FANTASY ITEM!!!! No such original ever existed.

According to the prices realized listing, this sold for $1100.00, plus the 10% buyers premium! A modern FANTASY tag, made within the last several years (12/98).


Joy Luke Auctions

EARLY AMERICAN SLAVE TAG - JUNE 26th, 1998

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Rare early American slave tag one side engraved "Kemp Plantation Tobacco and Cotton - State of Mississippi - Fletcher" reverse engraved "Curtis - Field Worker - Kemp Plantation 1804 - Mississippi" border of tag has engraved shackles and linked chains. 2-1/2" x 1-3/4".

For more information, contact: Joy Luke Auctions. Last Update 06/17/98