1 Crown or Double Gourde, Haiti, 1820

Description (Brief)
One (1) crown coin, Henri I
Haiti-Pattern, 1820
Obverse Image: Portrait bust of Henri I facing right wearing a laurel wreath and Roman robes.
Obverse Text: HENRICUS / DEI / GRATIA / HAITI / REX / 1820
Reverse Image: Crowned shield.
Reverse Text: DESU / CAUSA / ATIQUE / GLADIUS / MEUS / L’AN / 17 / EX / CINERIBUS / NASCITUR /H / M
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1820
place made
Haïti
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 37.5 mm; 1 15/32 in
ID Number
2016.0056.031
catalog number
2016.0056.031
accession number
2016.0056
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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