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Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 mm; 23/32 in
Object Name:
token
Date made:
1863
Description:
This particular Civil War Token depicts a patriotic theme. The obverse, front of the coin, depicts a profile image of George Washington while the reverse, back, shows two hands shaking between laurel sprigs and the words “PEACE FOREVER.” One hand is labeled as the North and the other hand is labeled as the South.
Location:
Currently not on view
ID Number:
1977.0779.108
Catalog number:
1977.0779.108
Accession number:
1977.0779
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Civil War
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448101