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   HT 243       Low 112       MS 63 BN       R-2   

H. Crossman, New York City. 1837. Copper. 28.5mm.

Virtually free of marks. Reddish brown with touches of mint color on both sides. Nice glossy fields.

Obv: Soft strike on face as always for this token.

Rev: Soft strike on lower edge of umbrella as usual.

Stack's January 21, 2003 sale, lot 1275.
Ex Gilbert Steinberg Collection (Stack's, October 1989, lot 324).

   HT 244       Low 113       AU 58 BN       R-2   

H. Crossman. 1837. Copper. 29mm. Details...

Crisply struck with steely-brown surfaces overall.

Obv: Nice definition in eagle's feathers.

Rev: There is no weakness in umbrella strike, which is rare for this variety.

Stack's June 23, 1992 sale lot 66.

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