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Metropolitan Insurance Company, New York

Obv: METROPOLITAN / INSURANCE COMPANY around a three-masted ship with sails partially up and headed to the right, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim Edge: MARINE & FIRE (curved) / CAPITAL, / $300,000 / WITH A LARGE / SURPLUS, / 108 BROADWAY, / NEW-YORK, / 1852 (curved), the whole surrounded by...

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Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Merchant (1845–1860), 1852

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

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Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates