U.S. Merchant token

Object Number: 
Z.3114
Date: 
1850-1853
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.9 cm )
Description: 
Token; metal; depiction of ships at sea on both sides; obverse "DOREMUS & NIXON / 21 PARK PLACE. N-YORK." reverse "DRY GOODS & UPHOLSTERY / FOR SHIPS & STEAMERS"
Gallery Label: 
The three-masted steamer die is unique to Doremus & Nixon.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group