Welles & Gelston


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Country United States
Territory / Region New York
Issue Year / Date 1840
Name Welles & Gelston
Implied Value ns
Token Type Merchant & Trade
Weight ns
Size / Diameter 29 mm
Composition Copper
Edge ns
Quantity 4
Obverse WELLES & GELSTON ctsp on US 1826 Large cent.
Issued by Welles & Gelston
Issue Location New York City
Series Name Early American
Description It was once thought this partial inscription stood for silversmiths Gould & Gelson of Baltimore, but that firm was always known only as Gelston & Gould (circa 1816-1820)...