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Draped Bust type (small eagle reverse)

5 Cents, 1797. OBV: LIBERTY, dividing eight from seven stars, around deminude draped bust of Liberty right, hair loosely bound behind; date below.

Credit Line

Gift of William G. Preston

U.S. Federal Issue, 1797

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 2971

Accession Number

01.6858

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins