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10 Dollars, United States, 1930

10 Dollars, United States, 1930

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Description
United States Mint, San Francisco. Obverse: Head of Liberty facing left, with feathered headdress; stars above, date below. Reverse: Standing eagle facing left. Most of the run was melted. This is one of the finest survivors.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1930
designer
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus
mint
U.S. Mint, San Francisco
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
country
United States
city
United States: California, San Francisco
political area
United States
province
United States: California
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 27 mm; 1 1/16 in
ID Number
1985.0441.1588
accession number
1985.0441
catalog number
1985.0441.1588
Credit Line
Department of the Treasury
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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