The Cost of Freedom

Punny (Token) Coins

From the ANS collection:

Cf.  A short blog post about this type.

This type below is more conservative its rhetoric and is also a more official product of the campaign:

And just as an aside, I can quite find the actual provenance for this image let alone the token itself:

But it does make me wonder if Abe’s portrait isn’t being assimilated a little to that of King Tatius’ image on Roman Republican coins: