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01No. VOLUME 136

JANUARY 2023

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for collectors of coins, medals, tokens & paper money

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COVER STORY Photos: Heritage Auctions (medal), Columbia University (Cooper) & Ben Scott

The King’s College Literary Society Medals

The earliest surviving American academic award, engraved in the 1760s by Elisha Gallaudet, exhibits masterful craftsmanship. John Sallay