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John Quinn, New York

Civil War (1861–1865)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 630BG (variant)

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20.5 mm, 3.11 gm (13/16 in., 0.11 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1836

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: JOHN QUINN (curved) / (a tiny eagle between two ornaments) / GROCER / COR 26 STS (curved) / LEXINGTON AV. (curved), the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: (ornament) I - O - U (ornament) / over a circle with rays containing 1 surrounded by PURE / COPPER and with a tiny bust of Washington facing left on either side / (ornament) CENT (ornament) below, the whole surrounded by a beaded circle (die #1265)
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins