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Half dollar: CM.3133-2003

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Maker(s)

Gilbert, A. C. (Issuer)
Petrie, John (Issuer)
Struck in the name of Mysto Magic Co. (Issuer)
Chicago (Origin)

Notes

History note: From the estate of Dr David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99).

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 30.2 mm
Image(width): 30.2 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Chicago

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003-11-25) by Withers, Paul

Dating

Uncertain 1903 CE - Uncertain 1961 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of cupronickel

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bald man standing left with cape raised over head, hand outstretched holding wand from which fall letters of inscription

  • Text: C / I / G / A / M// MYSTA
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Bald man standing left with cape raised over head, hand outstretched holding wand from which fall letters of inscription

  • Text: C / I / G / A / M// MYSTA
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3133-2003
Primary reference Number: 159160
Rogers: 1435
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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