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John K. Curtis, New York (Washington obverse)

Obv: GEORGE WASHINGTON, THE CINCINNATUS OF AMERICA / B. 1732 D. 1799 around a bust of Washington facing left, the whole surrounded by a toothed rim Rev: "SAVE MY COUNTRY HEAVEN" / 1861 around an ornamental circle enclosing * * * * * / JOHN K. CURTIS (curved) / WATCH-MAKER (curved) / &...

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Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

U.S. Merchant (1845–1860), 1861

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United States

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