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George A. Jarvis, New York

Obv: * GEORGE A JARVIS * / WINE & TEA DEALER around 142 / GRAND / CORNER OF (curved) / ELM STREET / NEW YORK (v-shaped), the whole surrounded by beaded circle Rev: E PLURIBUS UNUM on riband above laureate bust of Liberty / 1837 below with seven stars at right and six to the left, the whole...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Hard Times (1833–1844), 1837

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 283

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates