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2 12 Dollars, United States, 1849

2 1/2 Dollars, United States, 1849

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Object Name
Coin
Date made
1849
place made
United States: California
place of issue
United States: California
Physical Description
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
gilt/copper (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
ID Number
NU.68.159.1126
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1126
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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