5 Dollars, Moffat & Co., United States, 1849

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 dollar coin

Description (Brief)

United States, 1849

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Liberty wearing a coronet. Stars around.

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Obverse Text: MOFFAT & CO / 1849

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Reverse Image: Eagle with shield over chest clutching arrows and branch.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: S.M.V. CALIFORNIA GOLD. / FIVE DOL.

Date Made: 1849

Maker: Moffat & Company

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

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Credit Line: Estate of Josiah K. Lilly

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.159.1226Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.1226

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 2.1 cm; 3/32 in x 13/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-67c3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1101831

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