5 Dollars, Massachusetts & California Co., United States, 1849

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 dollar coin, restrike

Description (Brief)

United States, 1849

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Arm holding a spear at top. Bear and stag on either side of a shield depicting a vaquero throwing a lasso. Scroll below. 13 stars around.

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Obverse Text: ALTA

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Reverse Image: Closed wreath.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: MASSACHUSETTS & CALIFORNIA CO. / 5 D. / 1849

Date Made: 1849

Maker: Massachusetts and California Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: CaliforniaPlace Of Issue: United States: California

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.68.159.1157Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.1157

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gilt/copper (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall:;

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-21a8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1101717

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