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Army and Navy / The Federal Union

Obv: ARMY / AND / NAVY (curved downwards) within laurel and oak wreath, swords and anchor at bottom, also star at top; surrounded by milled cirlce close to raised rim Rev: THE FEDERAL UNION around IT MUST (curved) / AND / SHALL / BE / PRESERVED (curved), last line separated from first line by...

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Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865), 1863

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United States

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates