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Draped Bust type (heraldic eagle reverse)

¼ Dollar, 1805. OBV: Seven stars dex. and six sin. separating LIBERTY-date, above and below draped bust of Liberty right, hair loosley bound with flying fillet. Flat rim, rounded milling. Specimen has a defect between first and second star sin. REV: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA around eagle...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Federal Issue, 1805

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

01.324

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins