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Charnley, Providence

Obv: CHARNLEY (curved) / (shield with an anchor and chain) / NO. 11 ORANGE ST. (curved) / enclosed by thirteen stars and PROVIDENCE. R.I. (curved), the whole surrounded by a beaded circle set in from a wide plain rim Rev: UNION (curved) / 1863 (curved) / above a large C enclosed by a wreath, the...

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Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865), 1863

Object Place

Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 700C-3a

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates