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10 Pesos, Chile, 1851

10 Pesos, Chile, 1851

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 pesos coin
Chile, 1851
Obverse Image: A horse and eagle rampant flank both sides of a coat of arms topped with feathers
Oberse Text: REPUBLICA DE CHILE 1851
Reverse Image: a hand sits on a closed cover of a book with a sun overhead
Reverse Text: IGUALIDAD ANTE DE LA LEI 10 Ps
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1851
associated date
1851
issuing authority
Republic of Chile
place made
Chile
place of issue
Chile
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 2.9 cm; 1/32 in x 1 5/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1311
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1311
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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