Lovett Tokens & Medals

 

Medals Depicting Civil War Events

 

Fort Sumter / Maj. Anderson Medal

Silver, 70.7mm

(image courtesy of Neocollect  )

 

Bronze, 70.7mm

 

White metal (silver plated?), 70.7mm

(image courtesy of American Numismatic Association)

 

Bombardment of Fort Sumter Medal - Type I

HK 11, white metal, 34mm

 

HK 11b, brass, 34mm

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HK 11c, copper, 34mm


Bombardment of Fort Sumter Medal - Type II

HK 11a, brass, 34mm

(on line image)


HK 11d, white metal, 34mm

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HK 11e, copper, 34mm

(image courtesy of Heritage)

 

Monitor / Merrimac Medalet

Schenkman MM4, copper, 31mm

 

Schenkman MM4, brass, 31mm

 

Schenkman MM4, silver, 31mm

     Lot 1834 in a Bang's, Merwin & Co. Sale, January 1863, was a set of these tokens described as copper, brass, and tin. Could they have mistaken a silver example for tin? I am not aware of the existence of any tin or white metal examples.

 

Electrotype, 31.08mm

 

 

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