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Higley Copper "Value Me As You Please"

Obv: VALUE. ME. AS. YOU. PLEASE around a circle enclosing a deer facing left with III within an ornament below, a pointing hand to left and a pentagram to right Rev: J. CUT. MY. WAY. THROUGH. around a circle enclosing an axe, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim Edge: plain This coin is overall...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Early American (1700–1832), about 1737

Object Place

Granby, Connecticut , United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 242; Rulau Conn 5

Accession Number

01.4960

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates