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I Take the Responsibility (Van Buren reverse)

Obv: I TAKE THE-RESPONSIBILITY, separated by rosette between two pellets, around General Jackson in uniform, bareheaded issuing from chest and facing dexter, holding sword in right hand and bag of money in left;surrounded by beaded circle. Signed H below trunk. Rev: VAN BUREN / *METALLIC 1837...

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Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Hard Times (1833–1844), 1837

Object Place

Attleboro, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 69

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates