38 Dollars, United States, 1851

Description (Brief):

One (1) 38 dollar ingot

Description (Brief)

California, United States, 1851

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Rectangle around text.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 1851 / ARGENTI & Co. BANKERS / 2 ozs / 1 dwt / 10 gr s/ 888 thous / (UNITED STATES ASSAY / OFFICE OF G ASSAY / SAN FRANCISCO / D / CALIFORNIA / 1853 [over stamp])

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Rectangle around text.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: SHULTZ & CO / ASSAYER / S.M. / 38 / DOLL / in / GOLD / & / SILVER/ (A. HUMBERT / J...ASSAYER / U.S. ASSAYER [over stamp])

Description (Brief)

General Information: The authenticity of this object is in question.

Date Made: 1851Associated Date: 1851

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: CaliforniaUnited States: California, San FranciscoPlace 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.68.159.0408Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.0408

Object Name: coiningot

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)Measurements: overall: 4.4 cm x 3 cm x .3 cm; 1 23/32 in x 1 3/16 in x 1/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-4e45-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1101881

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