50 Cents, Sierra Leone, 1791

Description (Brief):

One (1) 50 cent coin

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Sierra Leone, 1791

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Crouching lion.

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Reverse Image: Clasped hands.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: HALF DOLLAR PIECE / 1791 / 50

Date Made: 1791

Location: Currently not on view

Place Used: Sierra Leone

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, West African Currency, Paul A. Straub Collection


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Paul A. Straub

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU49282Catalog Number: NU49282Accession Number: 161590Collector/Donor Number: 1928

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: .21 cm x 3.11 cm; 3/32 in x 1 7/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-ee89-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1912136

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