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Merchants Exchange (Tontine reverse), New York

Hard Times (1833–1844)
about 1837


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 294

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 29 mm, 11.2 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.4 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1719

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: MERCHANTS / EXCHANGE around an image of the building
Rev: * NEW YORK JOINT STOCK * / EXCHANGE COMPANY around a plain circle enclosing No. 6 / TONTINE / BUILDING / WALL / ST, the whole surrounded by beaded circle
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins