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Joseph L. Bates, Boston (shell)

Obv: JOSEPH L. BATES (curved) / FANCY GOODS (curved) / 129 / WASHINGTON ST. / BOSTON / PAT AUG 12, 1862. J. GAULT, surrounded by beaded circle REV: none Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865)

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Friedberg EP-6 (shell)

Accession Number

01.1649

Medium or Technique

Tin

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates