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Frank L. Gay, Providence

Obv: FRANK. L. GAY (curved) / Bookseller (curved) / PROV. (curved) / * / R.I. / &. Stationer. (curved) / 140 Westminster St. (curved), the whole surrounded bya beaded rim Rev: GOOD FOR (curved) / ONE / CENT / 1863 / Redeem. ed * , enclosed by a wreath and surrounded by a beaded rim (die...

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Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865), 1863

Object Place

Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

CWT 700E (variant)

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates