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Draped Bust type (heraldic eagle reverse)

10 Cents, 1805. OBV: LIBERTY above deminude draped bust of Liberty, with hair loosely bound behind, to right, surrounded by thirteen stars, (six before and seven behind); date below. REV: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA around eagle with open raised wings, head turned left; shield on breast, bearing...

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Credit Line

Gift of William G. Preston

U.S. Federal Issue, 1805

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

01.7182

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins