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1880s Masonic Free Mason Logo Foundry Block
19th century Free Masons start burst with the “eye of God”, Compass, and Square. Foundry cast alloy block with electrotype copper face.

Foundry Marking: Stamp on one end from Johnson Type Foundry, actually MacKellar, Smiths and Jordan. They called the foundry "The Johnson Foundry" out of affection for the former owner, Larry Johnson. 1892 being the last year of operation.

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