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Chalmers' "Birds" Shilling (short worm)

Obv: I. CHALMERS , ANNAPOLIS. (ornament) / around a wreath enclosing a pair of clasped hands Rev: (ornament) ONE (ornament) SHILLING (ornament) 1783. / around a beaded circle containing two doves pulling a short worm below a hedge and a snake

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Early American (1700–1832), 1783

Object Place

Annapolis, Maryland, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Rulau Md 1B, Breen 1011

Accession Number

92.1539

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates