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Draped Bust type

1 Cent, 1798. OBV: LIBERTY- thick date above and below draped bust of Liberty right, hair loosely bound by floating fillet. Upright limb of R nearer hair, upright limb of T half in advance of hair. 8 near drapery. Legend well above head, date well below bust. Defects behind bust. REV: UNITED...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Federal Issue, 1798

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

01.790

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins