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M. F. Beirn, Philadelphia

Civil War (1861–1865)
Die cutter Robert Lovett, Jr (American, active about 1860)


Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 750E-1a

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 19.5 mm, 2.32 gm (3/4 in., 0.08 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1818

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: M. F. BEIRN (curved) / MAGNOLIA (curved) / HOTEL / 100 SO. 8TH ST. / AND / 416 LIBRARY ST. (curved) / PHILADELPHIA (curved)., the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: A capped bust of Liberty facing left, signed RL below, encircled by thirteen stars, the whole surrounded by a plain rim (die #1093)
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins