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Capped Bust of Liberty type (remodeled portrait and eagle)

Obverse and reverse do not match up to each other for the year 1837. Possibly modified coin. Card says " "Like 01.7081 but with "lettered edge" when coin should have a milled or reeded edge. this coin is strongly suspect and can easily have had a 6 in date altered to a 7" ob. Bust of Liberty,...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

U.S. Federal Issue, dated 1837, possibly modified 1836

Mint

Philadelphia, Pernnsylvania, United States

Accession Number

98.1378

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins