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Felix, New York

Civil War (1861–1865)
1863


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 630W (variant)

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20 mm, 3.57 gm (13/16 in., 0.13 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1755

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: * FELIX * / three Hebrew letters for “Kosher” / DINING (between pairs of curved lines to look like a banner) / SALOON (between pairs of curved lines to look like a banner) / 256 / BROADWAY, (curved) / NEW YORK. (curved), the whole surrounded by a plain rim
Rev: Thirteen stars around an Indian head Liberty bust facing left, dated 1863 at bottom, the whole surrounded by a plain rim (die #1015)
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins