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FR. Freise

Obv: * FR. FREISE, LEICHENBESORGER * / NEW YORK around Indian head facing left / 12 AVE., below / signed E. SIGEL above AVE Rev: FR. FREISE, UNDERTAKER / NEW 1863 YORK around 12 / AVE.A. enclosing a wreath containing a coffin

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865), 1863

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

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 630Z-1a


Overall: 4.7 gm, Diam: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates