10 Pesos, Chile, 1854

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 peso coin

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Chile, 1854

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Obverse Image: Crowned llama and condor flank coat of arms with star; palm fronds above

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Obverse Text: REPUBLICA DE CHILE 1854

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Reverse Image: Helmeted Liberty standing near pillar holding caduceus, cornucopia spilling fruit at her feet

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Reverse Text: IGUALIDAD ANTE DE LA LEI 10 Ps

Date Made: 1854

Issuing Authority: Republic of Chile

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: ChilePlace Of Issue: Chile

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.68.159.1862Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.1862

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 3.4 cm; 3/32 in x 1 11/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ec0f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1160253

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