25 Cents, United States, 1839

25 Cents, United States, 1839

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 25 cent coin, proof
United States, 1839
Obverse Image: Seated Liberty holding a capped pole and resting her hand on a shield. 13 stars.
Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1839
Reverse Image: Eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield over chest.
Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / QUAR. DOL.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1839
mint
United States Mint
engraver
Gobrecht, Christian
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 2.375 cm; 1/16 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
1985.0441.0306
catalog number
1985.0441.0306
accession number
1985.0441
Credit Line
Government Transfer: US DOTT, USM
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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