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E. F. Sise & Co., Portsmouth

Hard Times (1833–1844)
1837


Object Place: Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 195

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28.5 mm, 10.8 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.38 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1668

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: E.F SISE & Co (curved) / GENERAL (curved) / COMMISSION, (curved) / AND FORWARDING (curved) / MERCHANTS (curved) / PORTSMOUTH (curved) / *N.H*, surrrounded by beaded circle
Rev: IMPORTERS (curved) / OF / CROCKERY / (ornament) AND (ornament) / GLASS WARE / DEALERS / (ornament) IN (ornament) / COAL / 1837, with four alternating rosettes and mullets on each side and the whole surrounded by a milled rim
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins