Ten Dollars, United States,1916 S

United States Mint, San Francisco. Obverse: Head of Liberty facing left, with feathered headdress; stars above, date below. Reverse: Standing eagle facing left; mottoes in front and behind. The 1916 eagle from San Francisco is a fairly scarce coin in any condition, but one in this condition is an extremely rare coin.
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Date made
U.S. Mint, San Francisco
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
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struck (overall production method)
overall: 27 mm; 1 1/16 in
place of issue
United States
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Coins, Currency and Medals
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Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Government Transfer: US DOTT, USM
Publication title
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
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