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Meade Brothers, New York

U.S. Merchant (1845–1860)
1850s


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Miller NY 530

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28 mm, 9.3 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.33 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1710

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: AMERICAN DAGUERROTYPE / * GALLERIES * around MEADE BROTHERS (curved) / 233 / BROADWAY / NEW YORK (curved), the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: DAGUERRIAN GALLERIES / · EXCHANGE ALBY ·, around a perched eagle with a shield on its chest and an olive branch and arrows in its talons, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Edge: milled

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins