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S. L. Wilkins, Lowell

Hard Times (1833–1844)
1834
Die cutter Edward Hulseman (American, active 1833–1841)


Object Place: Lowell, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 174

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28.5 mm, 10.7 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.38 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1656b

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: S. L. WILKINS (curved) / DEALER IN (curved) / BOOTS, SHOES (curved) / & SHOE STOCK. (curved) / HATS, CAPS, FURS (curved) / 22 MERRIMACK S (curved) / LOWELL (curved) / MASS (curved) within a beaded circle
Rev: LAFAYETTE, A FRIEND TO AMERICA & FREEDOM around Lafayette, full length with a hat and walking stick, DIED MAY 20 / 1834 below, signed H on the ground to the right of the figure; rim straight milled
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins