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Catalog Number 11055-1309
Title Token, Commemorative; William Jennings Bryan; Bryan Money
Object Name Token
Description Obverse: "A Government dollar contains 412.5 grains coin silver 900/1000 Fine. This piece contains 870 grains coin silver. In value the equivalent of one gold dollar, July 4th 1900. Gorham MFG. CO., Silversmiths." (All in ten lines)
Reverse: Has the same explanation as the obv. side, but arranged around the top lower portion has a wagon wheel to demonstrate the size of the issued government coin.
Culture American
Material coin silver
Made Gorham MFG., Co., silversmiths
Diameter (in) 2.063
People Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Credit line Nebraska State Historical Society Permanent Collection
Collection NSHS Permanent Collection