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W. A. Gildenfenny, Pittsburgh

Civil War (1861–1865)


Object Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 765F-1a (variant)

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 19 mm, 3.66 gm (3/4 in., 0.13 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1823

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: W. A. GILDENFENNY (curved) / BOOKS (curved) / PAPERS / & / STATIONIERY (curved) / 45 FIFTH, ST (curved) / PITTSBURGH (curved), the whole surrounded by a toothed rim
Rev: An eagle with an olive branch and arrows, alighting left and facing right, the whole surrounded by a faintly beaded rim (die #1092)
Edge: milled

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins