5 Dollars, United States, 1800

5 Dollars, United States, 1800

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
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)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1800
maker
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)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 2.5 cm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.0162
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.0162
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
See more items in
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object