1852 General Tom Thumb Medal

US Coins - 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.


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£ 37.63
AUD 72.10
CHF 52.98
CAD 68.91
Rates for: 04/29/16
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