- Description (Brief)
- The Scovill Manufacturing Company of Waterbury, Connecticut produced this token around 1870. The Scovill Company was established in 1802 as a button manufacturer and is still in business today. Scovill was an early industrial American innovator, adapting armory manufacturing processes to mass-produce a variety of consumer goods including buttons, daguerreotype mats, medals, coins, and tokens.
- Obverse: Image of a man on a banner, facing left. The legend reads: DMA CYS/1870
- Reverse: The legend reads: PUT ON THE WHOLE ARMOR OF GOD.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- Scovill Manufacturing Company
- overall: 3.2 cm; 1 1/4 in
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- accession number
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- Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
- Industry & Manufacturing
- Scovill Manufacturing Collection
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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