5 Dollars, United States, 1834

5 Dollars, United States, 1834

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar coin
United States, 1834
Obverse Image: Left-facing Liberty head wearing head band surrounded by 13 stars along coin edge.
Obverse Text: LIBERTY (head band) / 1834
Reverse Image: American eagle with wings oustretched clutching arrows and branch in talons.
Reverse Text: UNITED / STATES / OF / AMERICA / 5 D.
General Information:
New Design, Classic Head. Plain 4. No motto.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1834
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:.1 cm x 2.25 cm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.0609
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.0609
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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