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May Tenth

Hard Times (1833–1844)
1841
Struck by Scovill Manufacturing Co., Waterbury, Connecticut (1820–1905)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 68

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28 mm, 9.6 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.34 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1877

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

OBV: SPECIE PAYMENTS SUSPENDED around MAY-TENTH-1837 within oak wreath; surrounded by beaded circle attached to rim. Rev: E. PLURIBUS UNUM on riband -1841, separated by rose branch on either side, around same bust; surrounded by beaded circle within rim. Edge plain.

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins