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Catherine II Token, Jeton, Russia

Catherine II Token, Jeton, Russia

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Description
Germany n.d.
Catherine II
Obverse Inscription: CATHR.II D.G. RUSS IMP ("Catherine II by the Grace of God Emperess of Russia")
Reverse Inscription: (Indistinct)...LIK LACHET DER ANKER WACH...(Indistinct) - (Believed to be a segment of DER ANKER WACHET, DAS GLÜCK LACHET - roughly "While the Anchor Rests, Luck Smiles" - possibly a gaming token)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
date made
1762-1796
place made
Germany
associated place
Germany
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.5 mm; x 25/32 in
ID Number
NU.69.127.521
catalog number
69.127.0521
accession number
286471
Credit Line
Willis H. du Pont
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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