20 Dollars, United States, 1899

Description (Brief):

One (1) 20 dollar coin

Description (Brief)

United States, 1899

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Liberty wearing a coronet and facing left. 13 stars around.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1899

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Heraldic eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield over chest. Scrolls on either side of eagle, ring of 13 stars above eagle's head, rays above stars.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / TWENTY DOLLARS / IN GOD WE TRUST / E PLURIBUS UNUM

Date Made: 1899

Maker: United States MintDesigner: Longacre, James BartonMint: U.S. Mint. Philadelphia

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, United States Double Eagle, Coins, Currency and Medals

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Credit Line: Hauck, F A

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.255927.1088Catalog Number: NU*255927.1088Accession Number: 255927

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: wt. 33.445 g

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-59a4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1086730

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