1 Dollar, United States, 1851

1 Dollar, United States, 1851

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar coin
United States, 1851
Obverse Image: Head of Liberty wearing a coronet and facing left. 13 stars around.
Obverse Text: LIBERTY
Reverse Image: Wreath tied at bottom.
Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1 DOLLAR / 1851 / O
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Object Name
Date made
U.S. Mint, New Orleans
Longacre, James Barton
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)
overall:.8 mm x 12 mm; 1/32 in x 15/32 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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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