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    It's getting better and better. What's the source of the info?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bharpring View Post
    Actually I just got some information from a specialist and he thinks, "The man is dressed as sailor of the last quarter of the eighteenth century. Sailors of the period were referred to as tars- jack tar. After studying the picture and showing it to several knowledgeable people of the period I believe it says A. JY. (jolly) Tar. He has a glass in his hand. That would make him jolly. :-)"

    Very Cool!
    Fits in perfect, as its a late 18th C form of linked-button.
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