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May Tenth

OBV: SPECIE PAYMENTS SUSPENDED around MAY-TENTH-1837 within oak wreath; surrounded by beaded circle attached to rim. Rev: E. PLURIBUS UNUM on riband -1841, separated by rose branch on either side, around same bust; surrounded by beaded circle within rim. Edge plain.

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Hard Times (1833–1844), 1841

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 68

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