2 1/2 Dollars, United States, 1829

Description (Brief):

One (1) 2 1/2 dollar coin

Description (Brief)

United States, 1829

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Left-facing Liberty head wearing cap surrounded by 13 stars along coin edge.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1829

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: American eagle with wings oustretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield over chest with vertical stripes on bottom part and horizontal stripes on top part, ribbon over eagle's head.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM / 2 1/2 D.

Date Made: 1829

Mint: United States MintDesigner: Reich, John

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesPlace Of Issue: United States

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection

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Credit Line: Estate of Josiah K. Lilly

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.159.0063Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.0063

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: .1 cm x 1.9 cm; 1/32 in x 3/4 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-3db0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1077043

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