Requires Photography

F. A. Jensch, Chicago

U.S. Trade (1866–1889)
1865–80


Object Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

IL-Ch 53 (or variant)

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 25 mm, 5.1 gm (1 in., 0.18 oz.)

Accession Number

98.1645

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: F.A. JENSCH. (curved) / * / BELL / FOUNDER / (line) / (ornament) / 105 S. WELLS ST. (curved) / CHICAGO, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: MADE TO ORDER FROM 1. TO 50000 LBS. (curved) over a large image of a bell on a frame, inscribed F A JENSCH / BELL FOUNDER on its body, ESTAB 1857 in exergue, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society