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Charles A. Luhrs, New York

Obv: CHARLES A. LUHRS (curved) / (ornament) 77 (ornament) / PIKE SLIP, (curved) / (curved lines) / COR. WATER ST. / NEW YORK (curved), the whole surrounded by a plain rim Rev: PIKE SLIP SHADES (curved) / 1863. around an oak wreath enclosing a tall glass with a footed base, signed E. S. below the...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865), 1863

  • Die cutter Emil Sigel, active in New York, 1860–1868
Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 630AR-1a

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates