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Walsh's General Store (Lafayette reverse), Lansingburgh

Hard Times (1833–1844)
1835
Die cutter Edward Hulseman (American, active 1833–1841)


Object Place: Lansingburgh, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 217

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

01.1789

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: WALSH’S / GENERAL STORE / LANSINGBURGH / (N.Y) / 1835 below between two leaves, the whole surrounded by 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