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Sword Feather Acorns and Wreath
F-900
5 x 4 pica ( 13/16? x 11/16? )
Early graphic that features a logo with a cross handled sword, wreath, acorns and a feather.
Stamped on one end. Johnson Foundry, Philla. Actually the pin mark of MacKellar, Smiths and Jordan, who called the foundry "The Johnson Foundry" out of affection for the former owner, L. Johnson. Years of operation: 1867 ? 1892

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