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Frank L. Gay, Providence

Civil War (1861–1865)
1863


Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 700E (variant)

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 19 mm, 1.69 gm (3/4 in., 0.06 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1827

Medium or Technique

Brass?

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: FRANK. L. GAY (curved) / Bookseller (curved) / PROV. (curved) / * / R.I. / &. Stationer. (curved) / 140 Westminster St. (curved), the whole surrounded bya beaded rim
Rev: GOOD FOR (curved) / ONE / CENT / 1863 / Redeem. ed * , enclosed by a wreath and surrounded by a beaded rim (die #1264)
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins