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DIX obverse (Flag type reverse)

Civil War (1861–1865)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20 mm, 3 gm (13/16 in., 0.11 oz.)

Accession Number

13.900

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and contorniates

Obv: * IF ANYBODY ATTEMPTS TO TEAR IT DOWN around * SHOOT HIM * / ON THE SPOT around a braided rope design containing DIX
Rev: (ornament) THE FLAG OF OUR UNION (ornament) around a flag with 25 stars surmounted by a liberty cap and surrounded by 13 stars
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay