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J. J. & W. Beals, Boston

U.S. Merchant (1845–1860)
1850s


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Miller Mass 20; Wright 68; Storer 151

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28 mm, 8.2 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.29 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1641

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: A clock face reading eight minutes to three o’clock, with J. J. & W. BEALS below the hands, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: J. J. & W. BEALS / CLOCK ESTABLISHMENT around HAYMARKET / SQUARE / BOSTON, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Edge: plain and rounded

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins