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City of New York

Civil War (1861–1865)
1863
Struck by Louis Roloff, New York (active in 1860s)


Object Place: New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 630Q-1a

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 24.5 mm, 4.46 gm (15/16 in., 0.16 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1782

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and contorniates

Obv: CITY OF NEW YORK / * 1863 * around I.O.U. (curved) ONE / CENT / (ornament), the whole surrounded by a plain rim
Rev: Indian head Liberty bust facing left surrounded by thirteen stars, 1863 below, signed L. ROLOFF above the date, the whole surrounded by a plain rim (die #1011)
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins