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G. M. Shaw, New London

Civil War (1861–1865)


Object Place: New London, Ohio, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 620B-2a

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 19.5 mm, 4.01 gm (3/4 in., 0.14 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1811

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: CHEAP / CASH (between two curved lines to look like a banner) / STORE (between two curved lines to look like a banner) / G.M. SHAW / NEW LONDON / BUTLER, CO. / * OHIO * / (ornament), the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: An eagle with an olive branch and arrows alighting on a shield which is flat on the ground, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim (die #1176)
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins