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Description

French coin dated 1882. The front has the profile of the head of a woman. The back has a ship's sail,mast, and oars, and surrounded by cat tails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1882
Inscriptions
"REPUBLIQUE / FRANCAISE"
"MINISTERE DE LAMARINE / ET DES COLONIES"
"REGATES / DE DINARD / 1882"
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
metal
Object type
Exchange Medium
Descriptive terms
Coin
coins (money)
metal
Dimensions
1 5/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2709
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222596

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