"Bryan Money" One Silver Dollar

Object Number: 
INV.582
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/16 in. ( 5.2 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: below inscription, at lower center: "GORHAM MFG. CO., SILVERSMITHS"
Description: 
Silver struck uniface medal-like piece with legend above: "A GOVERNMENT DOLLAR CONTAINS", followed by inscription: "412 1/2 GRAINS/COIN SILVER 900/1000FINE/THIS PIECE CONTAINS/823 GRAINS COIN SILVER/IN VALUE THE EQUIVALENT OF/ONE GOLD DOLLAR/SEPT. 16TH 1896."
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Creative: Tronvig Group