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Knickerbocker Currency / I.O.U. 1 Cent

Obv: KNICKERBOCKER / CURRENCY around a serrated circle enclosing a man walking with a cane and tri-corner hat, signed BRIDGENS below the ground, the whole surrounded by a serrated circle (die #255) Rev: (ornament) I - O - U (ornament) / over a circle with rays containing 1 surrounded by PURE /...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865), 1863

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Fuld 255/390

Accession Number

01.1786

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates