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Washington / Star

Civil War (1861–1865)
1863


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20 mm, 3.2 gm (13/16 in., 0.11 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1979

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and contorniates

Obv: Bust of Washington, facing right, above two crossed oak branches and within a circle of thirteen mullets, 1863 (following line of rim) below; surrounded by broad low rim
Rev: Six pointed star, bearing a shield, within heavy laurel wreath; surrounded by broad low rim
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins