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Catalog Number 1968.126.30
Object Name Coin
Title American Political Coin
Date 1837
Year Range from 1837.0
Year Range to 1837.0
Description Political Token. On one side is a pony, in mid stride, over some grass. The coin is embossed with lettering " Illustrious I Follow In The Steps Of My Predecessor." On the reverse side there is a picture of a turtle with a crate on its back. The coin is embossed with "Executive Experiment. 1837 Fiscal Agent."
Subjects COMMERCIAL - BANKS
Dimensions H-0.3 Dia-2.9 cm