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Frisbie's Card, Detroit

Civil War (1861–1865)


Object Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 225AD-1b

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 19.5 mm, 2.89 gm (3/4 in., 0.1 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1661

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: FRISBIE’S (curved) / CARD (curved) enclosed by a wreath with flowers, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: 53 WOODWARD & 167 JEFFERSON AV’S / DETROIT MICH. *, enclosing WHOLESALE (curved) / & / RETAIL (curved) / (ornament) / * DRY GOODS * (curved), the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins