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Stork Club "Lucky Penny" token

1945


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Accession Number

2004.1207

Medium or Technique

White Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

White metal ring encasing a 1945 Lincoln cent.

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse