Condition: Packaged in original wrappers
Size: 32 mm
Details: Hub trials of the Confederate Cent
ORIGINAL HUB TRIALS in GOLDINE (OBVERSE & REVERSE SIZED at .75 & 1.25 INCH OVERALL) BASHLOW CONFEDERATE CENT in NEW CONDITION (IN ORIGINAL WRAPPINGS with METAL CONTENT NOTED – There is a SLIGHT SIDE TEAR to the WRAPPER of the OBVERSE HUB).
Although some few items disappeared from Bashlow’ s ownership when he was evicted by NYC Marshalls from his Riverside Drive apartment (apparently for being consistently late on rent and arguing with the landlord), this was not among them. These are said to be extremely rare as referenced on pages 217-19 of ‘The Lovett Cent – a Confederate Story’ by Harold Levi & George Corell
There are TWO (2) PIECES in this LOT.