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Barber or Liberty Head type

50 Cents, 1899. OBV: IN GOD WE TRUST above laureate head of Liberty right, wearing Thrygian cap, inscribed with her name; surrounded by thirteen stars, six before, and seven after; date below; head signed "B".

Credit Line

Gift of William G. Preston

U.S. Federal Issue, 1899

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

01.7170

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins