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World's Fair, Enlongated Coin, United States, 1893

World's Fair, Enlongated Coin, United States, 1893

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Description (Brief)
One (1) enlongated coin
United States, 1893
Obverse Image: Two stars and a reeded border.
Obverse Text: COLUMBIAN / 1893 / EXPOSITION
Reverse Image: Distorted portrait of Queen Victoria.
Reverse Text: VICTORIA DE GRATIA REGINA / CANADA
Original Coin: 10 cent coin, Canada
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
elongated coin
date made
1893
place made
United States
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.85 cm x 2.525 cm x.05 cm; 23/32 in x in x 1/32 in
ID Number
2015.0010.1
accession number
2015.0010
catalog number
2015.0010.1
Credit Line
Malon D. Mimms Jr.
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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