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Numismatics
Manufacturer: Albert W. Ault, American, 1906–1977
Publisher: Nelson T. Thorson, American
Engraver: Bureau of Engraving and Printing, American, founded 1894
After: Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson
After: Joseph-Siffred Duplessis, French, 1725–1802
Honorand: Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706–1790, M.A. (HON.) 1753

Brass store card of Benjamin Franklin for Nelson T. Thorson, Omaha, Nebraska

1947

Printed paper under clear plastic in brass casing

3.15 g, 6:00, 32 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.3023
Geography: 
Manufactured in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Published in Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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