Hard Times Token: Coin: illustrative predecesor
Overall: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.9 cm )
Token; copper; shape of the token is damaged; depiction of a donkey on obverse, a tortoise carrying a bank on it shell on reverse; obverse "ILLUSTRIOUS / I FOLLOW IN THE / STEPS / OF MY / PREDECESSOR" reverse "EXECUTIVE / SUB / TREASURY / 1837 / FISCAL AGENT / EXPERIMENT"
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