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Heaton's Music Store / Ohio Sesquecentennial Wooden Nickel

1953


Object Place: Ohio, United States

Accession Number

2004.1205

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Large wooden nickel with “1 Wooden Nickel Ohio Sesquecentennial - 1803-1853” around 5¢ with Heaton’s Music Store on the reverse.

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse