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2 12 Dollars, United States, 1807

2 1/2 Dollars, United States, 1807

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 1/2 dollar coin
United States, 1807
Obverse Image: Right-facing Liberty head wearing cap surrounded by 13 stars
Obverse Text: LIBERTY/ 1807
Reverse Image: American eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield on chest with vertical stripes on top part and horizontal stripes on top, ribbon in beak, 13 stars over head
Reverse Text: UNITED / STATES / OF / AMERICA / E / PLURIBUS / UNUM (ribbon)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1807
mint
United States Mint
place made
United States
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.8 mm x 20 mm; 1/32 in x 25/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.0056
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.0056
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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