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Benjamin Franklin

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Obv: BENJ. FRANKLIN NATUS BSTON XVII JAN / MDCCVI around bust facing left and signed DUPRE F on shoulder Rev: wreath enclosing ERIPUIT COELO / FULMEN / SCEPTRUM QUE / TYRRANIS / SCULPSET ET DECAVIT / AUG DUPRE / ANNO / MDCCLXXXIV Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

1786

Mint

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Loubat 16; Betts 620

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 46 mm, 48.77 gm (1 13/16 in., 1.72 oz.)

Accession Number

01.129

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals