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The Bar Copper

Obv: USA in interlocking letters on a plain field surrounded by a serrated rim Rev: Thirteen horizontal bars surrounded by a beaded rim Edge: plain

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry G. Pickering

Early American (1700–1832), about 1785

Mint

Wyon's Mint, Birmingham, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 1145

Accession Number

26.301

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates