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Lovett Token, PA-346

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Type Token
Title Lovett Token, PA-346
Grade MS63
Service NGC

1858 Robert Lovett, Jr., Philadelphia, PA, Miller PA-346 MS63 Brown NGC. A seated figure of Minerva occupies the central obverse. A screw press with 18 and 58 on each side are seen in exergue. Above, the legend reads: GOLD & SILVER MEDALS FOR COLLEGES, FAIRS, & C. The reverse exhibits the maker's name, profession, and city with broad ghosting. Each side showcases rich mahogany-brown patina with pinpoint-sharp motifs. An area of small marks in the left obverse field defines the grade. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.

Heritage Newman IX, November 2017, lot 15510, realized $840. Images and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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