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Liberty and No Slavery / Shield

Civil War (1861–1865)
1863


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20 mm, 3.1 gm (13/16 in., 0.11 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1983

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: LIBERTY AND NO SLAVERY / 1863, between arrows, both pointing at legend; around draped bust of Liberty facing left; whole surrounded by beaded circle attached to rim
Rev: Obliterated shield upon two standards, either side, both bearing flags, and pole with Liberty cap, encircled by thirteen stars; whole surrounded by oak wreath within beaded circle attached to rim
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins