10 Dollars, United States, 1844

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One (1) 10 dollar coin

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United States, 1844

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Obverse Image: Left facing Liberty with hair tied in a bun and wearing a coronet. 13 stars around.

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Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1844

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Reverse Image: Eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield over chest.

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Date Made: 1844

Maker: United States MintDesigner: Gobrecht, Christian

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, PhiladelphiaPlace 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.68.159.0799Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.0799

Object Name: Coin

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)183 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: 1.9 mm x 27 mm; 1/16 in x 1 1/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-4463-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1078048

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