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Merchants Exchange (Tontine reverse), New York

Obv: MERCHANTS / EXCHANGE around an image of the building Rev: * NEW YORK JOINT STOCK * / EXCHANGE COMPANY around a plain circle enclosing No. 6 / TONTINE / BUILDING / WALL / ST, the whole surrounded by beaded circle Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Hard Times (1833–1844), about 1837

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 294

Accession Number

01.1719

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates