5 Dollars, United States, 1836

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One (1) 5 dollar coin

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United States, 1836

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Obverse Image: Left-facing Liberty head with curled hair and wearing headband. 13 stars along coin edge.

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Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1836

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Reverse Image: Eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield over chest with vertical stripes on bottom part and horizontal stripes on top part.

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Date Made: 1836

Mint: United States MintDesigner: Kneass, William

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Estate of Josiah K. Lilly

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.159.0612Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.0612

Object Name: Coin

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: .15 cm x 2.25 cm; 1/16 in x 7/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-3358-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1077494

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