10 Dollars, Proof, United States, 1888

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 dollar coin, proof

Description (Brief)

United States, 1888

Description (Brief)

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 / 1888

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / IN GOD WE TRUST / TEN D.

Date Made: 1888

Mint: United States MintDesigner: Gobrecht, Christian

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.68.159.0303Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.0303

Object Name: Coin

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: .2 cm x 2.6 cm; 3/32 in x 1 1/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-4b00-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1085199

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