5 Cents, Pattern, United States, 1910

5 Cents, Pattern, United States, 1910

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Description
United States Mint, Philadelphia. Obverse: Bust of George Washington facing left; LIBERTY to left, date to right. Reverse: Large 5 between two laurel sprigs. Pattern five-cent pieces following these basic designs were created in small quantities in 1909 and 1910. Only a few coins are known from each of those two years. The designer, presumably, was Charles E. Barber. [reference no. Judd 1788]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1910
mint
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
nickel (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall: 21.2 mm; 27/32 in
ID Number
1985.0551.0750
catalog number
1985.0551.0750
accession number
1985.0551
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Data Source
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