20 Pesos, Costa Rica, 1873

20 Pesos, Costa Rica, 1873

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 peso coin
Costa Rica, 1873
Obverse Image: Arms - Shield with three mountains, ship in foreground and background, five stars, and a sun.
Obverse Text: "Republica De Costa Rica, 1873"
Reverse Image: Wreath with a star at the top center.
Reverse Text: "20 Pesos, peso 32.258, Lei 0.900, G.W."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1873
associated date
1873
place made
Costa Rica: San José, San José
associated place
Costa Rica
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.3 cm x 33 mm; 1/8 in x 1 5/16 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1354
catalog number
68.159.1354
accession number
283645
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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