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John J. Adams, Taunton

Obv: JOHN J. ADAMS NO. 11 MAIN ST. / TAUNTON MASS around MANUFACTURER / OF EVERY/ DESCRIPTION OF / BRUSHES / WHOLESALE / & RETAIL surrounded by a beaded circle Rev: ALL KINDS OF BRUSHES / MADE TO ORDER around a boar running left and inscribed CASH FOR BRISTLES, OFFICE / IN BOSTON above and NO.12...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Hard Times (1833–1844), about 1835

Object Place

Taunton, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 181

Accession Number

01.1659

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates