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Am I Not A Woman & A Sister
Original Author: American Anti-Slavery Society; Gibbs, Gardner and Company, manufacturer
Created: 1838
Medium: Copper coin

Am I Not A Woman & A Sister

An 1838 copper coin produced for the American Anti-Slavery Society depicts a shackled, enslaved woman with her hands raised in supplication. The motto, "Am I Not A Woman & A Sister," is incribed around the figure.