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Andrew Jackson (Running Boar)

Hard Times (1833–1844)
1834


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 9 (or variant)

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 29 mm, 10.6 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.37 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1848

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

OBV: PERISH CREDIT. PERISH COMMERCE-1834 around boar galloping in dexter direction upon grassy ground [see register-word(s) undetermined]; body of boar inscribed MY-THIRD HEAT; MY -VICTORY above  DOWN WITH THE-BANK below whole surrounded by beaded circle REV: MY SUBSTITUTE-FOR THE U.S BANK , separated by rosette between two pellets at each end around plain bust of General Jackson in uniform, slightly turned towards dexter; -MY on bust-EXPERIMENT-MY CURRENCY-MY-GLORY; surrouned by beaded circle. Edge plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins