Rare 1861 Alfred Robinson Catalogue

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Rare 1861 Alfred Robinson Catalogue
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Robinson, Alfred S. PRICED CATALOGUE OF COINS AND MEDALS, FOR SALE BY ALFRED S. ROBINSON, NUMISMATIST, MARBLE BLOCK, HARTFORD, CONN. Hartford: Press of Williams, Wiley & Turner, 1861. 12mo, original printed wraps. 16 pages. Once folded; near fine. A rare and quite interesting publication. Some nice coins are featured, including a "Chalmer's Annapolis threepence, uncirculated, very fine, extra rare," priced at $20; a "N.Y. copper, Liberatus, &c., excessively rare," offered for $30; a "Granby copper, the rarest of our series," at $38; Gobrecht dollars; early cents and half cents; patterns; etc. The inside rear cover features a "Table" providing numbers struck in various metals of Robinson's colonial reproductions and other emissions. The inside front cover includes a "Dissolution of Co-Partnership" notice, dated July 1, 1861, and supplies notable details of his career with the Banking House of G.P. Bissell & Co. Attinelli 87. Ex David Fanning Civil War collection.