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. To his right is a bush. To his left is a sailing ship in the distance.
Obverse Text: LIBERIA / 1833
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: AMERICAN COLONIZATION SOCIETY / ONE CENT / FOUNDED A.D. 1816
Object Name
token
Date made
1833
place used
Liberia
associated place
Liberia
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.2 cm x 3.05 cm; 3/32 in x 1 3/16 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM01175.1
catalog number
79.112.CM01175.1
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
The Chase Manhattan Bank
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West African Currency
Exhibition
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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