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Dodd's Elgin Dairy, Chicago

Civil War (1861–1865)
1861


Object Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 150N (variant)

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20 mm, 3.2 gm (13/16 in., 0.11 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1837

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and contorniates

Obv: DODD’S ELGIN DAIRY (curved) / PURE (between two curved lines to look like a banner) / MILK (between two curved lines to look like a banner) / 57 / WEST / MADISON (curved) / (ornament) ST. (ornament), the whole surrounded by a plain rim
Rev: * UNION * / 1861 around an eagle with a shield on its breast and holding an olive branch and arrows in its talons, the whole surrounded by a plain rim (possibly die #1206 or 1208)
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins