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5 Dollars, 1834. OBV: Nude bust of Liberty, curly hair bound with diadem inscribed with her name, facing left, surrounded by thirteen stars; date below. Raised rim, milled inside. REV: UNITED-STATES OF-AMERICA around eagle displayed perching right; on breast, shield argent, six pales gules, a...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Federal Issue, 1834

Mint

United States

Accession Number

01.266

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins