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J. J. & W. Beals, Boston

Obv: A clock face reading eight minutes to three o'clock, with J. J. & W. BEALS below the hands, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim Rev: J. J. & W. BEALS / CLOCK ESTABLISHMENT around HAYMARKET / SQUARE / BOSTON, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim Edge: plain and rounded

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Merchant (1845–1860), 1850s

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Miller Mass 20; Wright 68; Storer 151

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates