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F. A. Jensch, Chicago

Obv: F.A. JENSCH. (curved) / * / BELL / FOUNDER / (line) / (ornament) / 105 S. WELLS ST. (curved) / CHICAGO, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim Rev: MADE TO ORDER FROM 1. TO 50000 LBS. (curved) over a large image of a bell on a frame, inscribed F A JENSCH / BELL FOUNDER on its body, ESTAB 1857...

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Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

U.S. Trade (1866–1889), 1865–80

Object Place

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

IL-Ch 53 (or variant)

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates