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Civil War Token

Object Number: 
INV.13703h
Date: 
1863
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 in. ( 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Token; copper; bust of George Washington surrounded by stars on obverse, crossed flags behind a shield, surrounded by garland and stars, on reverse; obverse "1863"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group