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Jos. H. Merriam, Boston

Obv: WASHINGTON over a bust of Washington facing left, within a laurel wreath tied with a ribbon, signed M below the bow, the whole encircled by a diagonally beaded rim Rev: JOS. H. MERRIAM (curved) / (ornament) / MEDALIST (curved) / DIE SINKER / (ornament) AND (ornament) / LETTER CUTTER...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Merchant (1845–1860), about 1859

Mint

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Miller Mass 55; Baker 560

Accession Number

01.247

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates