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Old 03-25-2020, 03:54 PM
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Default Lyre Wax Seal Stamp??

Hi All,

Never seen anything like this before. Is this a wax stamp or is it something else? I’ve found Lyre military band buttons but this is a first. Found in a field in New Jersey where most items found were early to mid 1800s. I think I see 3 letters ‘P’, ‘A’ and ‘H’ - are these initials of a person?? No clue. Any ideas? Is this even military?
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Old 03-25-2020, 03:55 PM
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Old 03-25-2020, 04:04 PM
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I say it is a Wax Seal.

Symbol is a Lyra with wreath.
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Old 03-25-2020, 04:31 PM
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Is it military? How old do you think this wax seal is?
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Old 03-25-2020, 05:25 PM
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Congrats on the Wax Seal! Looks like late Mid to late 1800's.
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Old 03-25-2020, 07:25 PM
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Oh man that is awesome, I'd love to find one those! Congrats!
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Old 03-25-2020, 08:28 PM
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gorgeous, excellent find. Thanks for sharing

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Old 03-25-2020, 09:24 PM
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Super cool piece !!
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Old 03-26-2020, 06:25 AM
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Thats an awesome find! Cant believe the condition after all those years! Congratulation and HH!
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Old 03-26-2020, 11:26 PM
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Wow that is awesome, congrats!

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Old 04-02-2020, 10:44 PM
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That's looks like a neat find! Being an old-fashioned kind of girl, I enjoy writing letters and have a fondness for wax seals. (My sister gave me a personalized wax seal stamp this past Christmas - she knew that I wanted one. )

I did a web search for the letters "P.A.H.," but didn't come up with anything that seemed to fit. But it makes sense that the lettering could represent someone's initials, like you mentioned. Anyway, nice recovery!

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