2 1/2 Dollars, United States, 1898

Description (Brief):

One (1) 2 1/2 dollar coin, proof

Description (Brief)

United States, 1898

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1898

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

Description (Brief)

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

Date Made: 1898

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Estate of Josiah K. Lilly

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.159.0096Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.0096

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 1.7 cm; 1/32 in x 21/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-4578-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1086644

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