2 Escudos, Costa Rica, 1850

2 Escudos, Costa Rica, 1850

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 escudo coin
Costa Rica, 1850
Obverse Image: Three mountains with rising sun in the background
Obverse Text: REBULICA DE COSTA RICA 1850
Reverse Image: A figure leaning against a pillar looking to the left holding arrows
Reverse Text: AMERICA CENTRAL 21Qs 2E JB
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1850
place made
Costa Rica
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 2.2 cm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.2085
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.2085
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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