10 Dollars, United States, 1933

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Description
United States Mint, Philadelphia. Obverse: Liberty striding towards the viewer, bearing olive branch and torch. Reverse: Eagle in flight above the sun.
A few dozen of these coins were released into circulation at the beginning of 1933. Only a handful remain today, the rest were melted.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1933
mint
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall: 27 mm; 1 1/16 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.0334
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.0334
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
See more items in
Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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