2 Escudos, Peru, 1838

2 Escudos, Peru, 1838

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 escudo coin
Peru, 1838
Obverse Image: A standing figure with a liberty cap facing right
Obverse Text: FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION
Reverse Image: Arms
Reverse Text: EST NOR-PERUANO M M 1838
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1838
associated date
1838
mint
Lima
place made
Peru: Lima, Lima
Peru
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 2.3 cm; 1/32 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1517
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1517
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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