Tokens & Medals

1852 General Tom Thumb Medal

1852 General Tom Thumb Medal.  Medal of the little person who toured with P. T. Barnum's Circus. Obverse: Stars around bust of Liberty as appears on half dollars beginning in 1836.  Reverse: GENERAL TOM THUMB 16 LBS WEIGHT - Legend around Tom Thumb standing beside two books, which are half his height.  AU, Brass, 22mm, smooth plain edge.  Nice patina.  Kueth-78, Rulau NY-19.


Rates for: 10/6/2015
Price: US$ 55.00 € 49.00
£ 36.26
AUD 77.33
CHF 53.59
CAD 72.04
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