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Numismatics
Mint: Boulton and Watt
Subject: Banque du Peuple

Habitant Penny token from Bank du Peuple

1837

Copper

18.79 g, 12:00, 33.90 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen
2001.87.38340
Geography: 
Made in Lower provinces, Canada
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Canadian
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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