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Jennings, Wheeler & Co., New York

U.S. Merchant (1845–1860)

Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Miller NY 385


Diameter and weight: 28 mm, 9.3 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.33 oz.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silvered brass

Not On View




Tokens and contorniates

Obv: 43 CHAMBERS ST (curved) / JENNINGS / WHEELER / & CO. / NEW-YORK. (curved), the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: CLOTHING / * * WAREHOUSE * * around a beaded circle enclosing JUSTICE & FRATERNITY (curved) / two clasped hands / THE / CONSTITUTION (curved) / MUST BE MAINTAINED (curved), the whole surrounded by a beade rim
Edge: milled

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green