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Farnsworth, Phipps & Co., Boston

Early American (1700–1832)
1829–33
Struck by Wright & Beale, New York (1829–1833)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Rulau-E Mass 38

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 27 mm, 5.78 gm (1 1/16 in., 0.2 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1644

Medium or Technique

Copper, holed

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: FARNSWORTH PHIPPS & CO (curved) / (rosette) / NO. 85 / (star) (rosette) (star) / KILBY STREET / (rosette) / BOSTON (curved), the whole surrounded by a circle of beads and a plain circular rim

Rev: DEALERS (curved) / IN / BRITISH FRENCH / INDIA AND / AMERICAN / DRY GOODS / signed W&B at left and N.Y. at right, the whole surrounded by a circle of beads and a plain circular rim

Edge: plain. Holed at the top.

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins