5 Cents, Proof, United States, 1866

5 Cents, Proof, United States, 1866

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 cent coin, proof
United States, 1866
Obverse Image: Shield flanked by laurel branches on both sides.
Obverse Text: IN GOD WE TRUST / 1866
Reverse Image: Circle of 13 stars separated by rays.
Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 5 CENTS
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1866
mint
United States Mint
designer
Longacre, James Barton
place made
United States
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.2 cm x 2.1 cm; 3/32 in x 13/16 in
ID Number
1985.0441.0687
catalog number
1985.0441.0687
accession number
1985.0441
Credit Line
Transfer: US Mint
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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