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Union Must and Shall Be Preserved / This Medal Price One Cent

Obv: THE UNION MUST AND SHALL BE PRESERVED, separated by mullet, around bust of a General in uniform, facing left, signed S beneath; surrounded by milled circle joining broad rim Rev: THIS / MEDAL / PRICE / ONE / CENT (curved) within Indian-corn (?) wreath; surrounded by obliterated circle...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Civil War (1861–1865)

  • Die cutter S, American, active around 1863
Object Place

United States

Accession Number

01.1969

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates