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Flowing Hair type

Flowing Hair Type (1794-1795) ob. head of Liberty with flowing hair rev. eagle with spread wings, "United States of America"

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

U.S. Federal Issue, 1795

  • Designed and engraved by Robert Scot, American (born in Scotland), 1745–1823
Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

98.1444

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins