Lady Liberty's Nose Is For Sale

How would you like to own a baseball signed by six U.S. presidents, Frank Sinatra's cigarette lighter, Mickey Mantle's love letter to his future wife or part of Lady Liberty's nose?

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  • How Big is Lady Liberty's Nose?
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    09/10/2020 - 1:05 am | View Link
  • Cast of Lady Liberty's Nose Unsold at NYC Auction ...
    NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Liberty has been jilted at an auction of iconic items in New York City. A copper cast of the tip of the Statue of Liberty's nose that was up for sale on Friday went unsold. The nose, which was expected to fetch between $150,000 and $200,000, was one of four made during a restoration effort in the 1980s.
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