102250 | FRANCE. Osmont, Dufour & Co./Mermaids silver advertising Jeton.
102250 | FRANCE. Osmont, Dufour & Co. silver advertising Jeton. Issued 1845-1860 for the commercial bank in Dieppe (38mm, 25.47 g, 12h). By A. Chevalier at the Paris mint.
Two mermaids holding mirrors and lifting up radiant mural crown; between them, garnished oval civic coat-of-arms, with implements of agriculture, shipping, and commerce in background, and two cornuacopiae below / In seven lines: CAISSE / COMMERCIALE / DE DIEPPE / FONDÉE EN 1842 / SOUS LA RAISON SOCIALE / OSMONT DUFOUR / & Cie. Edge: «hand» ARGENT.
Mitchiner –. Choice Mint State. Light gray surfaces, with some enchanting iridescent toning and brilliance in the fields.
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