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1 Cent, Liberia, 1833

1 Cent, Liberia, 1833

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Description (Brief)
One (1) cent token
Liberia, 1833
Obverse Image: Standing man holding a tree with his left hand. Ship on the water at the left.
Obverse Text: LIBERIA / 1833
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: AMERICAN COLONIZATION SOCIETY / ONE CENT / FOUNDED A.D. 1816
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
token
date made
1833
place used
Liberia
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.24 cm x 2.83 cm; 3/32 in x 1 1/8 in
ID Number
NU.NU72869
catalog number
NU72869
accession number
240869
Credit Line
Mrs. Wayte Raymond
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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