California Token Artist: Unknown

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Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

7.10 g, 6:00, 26.8 mm

Credit Line

Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897

Accession Number

2001.87.30867

Culture
Period

19th century

Classification
Disclaimer

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Numismatics

Obverse Description

Obverse Description: 1852 below bust l. surrounded by stars and wearing a crown saying /LIBERTY/

Reverse Description

Reverse Description: CALIFORNIA COUNTER encircling American flag and six stars
Provenance

Provenance

Irving Dillaye-Van, to about 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Object/Work type

tokens

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