5 Dollars, United States, 1800

5 Dollars, United States, 1800

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar coin
United States, 1800
Obverse Image: Right-facing Liberty head with flowing hair wearing cap, thirteen (13) stars along coin edge.
Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1800
Reverse Image: American eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, ribbon held in beak, shielf over chest with vertical stripes on bottom part and horizontal stripes on top part, thirteen (13) stars above head, six (6) cloud like shapes above stars.
Reverse Text: UNITED / STATES / OF / AMERICA / E / PLURIBUS / UNUM (ribbon)
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Object Name
date made
United States Mint
obverse designer
Scot, Robert
reverse designer
Scot, Robert
obverse engraver
Scot, Robert
reverse engraver
Scot, Robert
place made
United States
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
175 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
overall:.1 cm x 2.5 cm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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