25 Cents, United States, 1838

25 Cents, United States, 1838

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 25 cent coin
United States, 1838
Obverse Image: Left-facing bust of Liberty wearing a cap. 13 stars along coin edge.
Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1838
Reverse Image: Eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield over chest.
Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 25 C.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1838
mint
United States Mint
designer
Kneass, William
place made
United States
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.175 cm x 2.4 cm; 1/16 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
1985.0441.0297
catalog number
1985.0441.0297
accession number
1985.0441
Credit Line
Government Transfer: US DOTT, USM
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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