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Robinson's Jones & Co, Attleboro

Hard Times (1833–1844)
1833
Dies by Edward Hulseman (American, active 1833–1841)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 153

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 29 mm, 10.9 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.38 oz.)

Accession Number

98.1659

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: Ribband containing COPY OF A MEDAL / AWARDED TO / ROBINSON’S / JONES & CO / FOR THE BEST / MILITARY, NAVAL, / (ornament) SPORTING (ornament) / & PLAIN FLAT / BUTTONS / 1833 (1 slightly slanted), with leafy ornaments to left and right of the upper part of the inscription and the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: AMERICAN INSTITUTE above seated liberty with laurels, cap, and pole, leaning on a shield surmounted by an eagle and surrounded by symbols of industry and science / NEW YORK / H in exergue
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society