Commemorative Coins
Commemorative Coins

Commemorative Coins

Object number
38.2.1-2
Creator
Unknown
Unknown
Date
1938
Description
Coins for the tercentenary anniversary of Portsmouth. Front of coin features a windmill and the words, "Portsmouth, Rhode Island 1638-1938" around the perimeter. On reverse of coin has the words, "Tercentary of Portsmouth John Clarke Founder, 1638-1938, Incorporated 1840, Town of Portsmouth, Newport Co, R.I."
Materials
metal
Credit Line
Gift of John H. Hodgson
Object Type
commemorative coins
Subjects
Portsmouth, Rhode Island
Portsmouth, Rhode Island
Related People & Organizations
Hodgson, John H. (associated)
Hodgson, John H. (associated)