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Christoph Karl, New York

Obv: CHRISTOPH KARL / 42 AVENUE A, NEWYORK around an oak wreath enclosing a lyre, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim REV: The seated figure of a woman (Germania?) facing left with water and a shoreline with mountains in the background, she has one arm raised and holds a shield and flag in the...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865), 1863

  • Struck by Emil Sigel, active in New York, 1860–1868
Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 630AM-1a

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates