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City of New York

Obv: CITY OF NEW YORK / * 1863 * around I.O.U. (curved) ONE / CENT / (ornament), the whole surrounded by a plain rim Rev: Indian head Liberty bust facing left surrounded by thirteen stars, 1863 below, signed L. ROLOFF above the date, the whole surrounded by a plain rim (die #1011) Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865), 1863

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 630Q-1a

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates