1 Pinch, Alaska, 1898

Description (Brief):

One (1) pinch coin

Description (Brief)

United States, 1898

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Right-facing portrait of a Native American head with feather headdress surrounded by stars.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 1898

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Wreath.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: ALASKA GOLD / ONE / PINCH

Date Made: 1898

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: AlaskaPlace Of Issue: United States: Alaska

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.68.159.0011Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.0011

Object Name: cointoken

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)octagonal (overall shape)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: 1.2 cm x 1.2 cm x .1 cm; 15/32 in x 15/32 in x 1/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-7d98-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1103470

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