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Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 mm; 13/16 in
Object Name:
token
Date made:
1864
Description:
Although most Civil War Tokens were made out of copper, like this specimen, they were struck in other materials as well. Tokens made out of brass, silver, lead, and rubber are known to numismatists.
Location:
Currently not on view
ID Number:
NU.71.167.45
Catalog number:
71.167.45
Accession number:
296443
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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_1448107