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W. K. Lanphear, Cincinnati

Civil War (1861–1865)
1863


Object Place: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 165CY (variant)

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 19.5 mm, 3.57 gm (3/4 in., 0.13 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1806

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: W. K. LANPHEAR (curved) / MANUFACTURER (curved) / * OF * / STORE CARDS (curved) / 102 / WEST FOURTH ST. (curved) / CINCINNATI O. (curved), the whole surrounded by a plain rim
Rev: A winged sea-lion facing right with thirteen stars above and 1863 below, the whole surrounded by a serrated rim (die #1290)
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins