25 Cents, United States, 1853

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One (1) 25 cent coin

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United States, 1853

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Obverse Image: Seated Liberty holding a capped pole and resting her hand on a shield. 13 stars. Arrows on either side of date.

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Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1853

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Reverse Image: Eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield over chest. Rays around eagle.

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Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / QUAR. DOL.

Date Made: 1853

Mint: United States MintEngraver: Gobrecht, Christian

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, PhiladelphiaCity: United States: Pennsylvania, PhiladelphiaCity And Province: United States: Pennsylvania, PhiladelphiaProvince: United States: PennsylvaniaCountry: United States

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Credit Line: Wilson, Rowland S.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.73.113.052Catalog Number: 73.113.052Accession Number: 312033

Object Name: Coin

Physical Description: silver (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-759f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_835291

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