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Indian Head type (wreath with shield reverse)

1 Cent, 1862. OBV: UNITED STATES-OF AMERICA around diademed head of Liberty, as an Indian, left; diadem inscribed with her name; string of pearls round neck.

Credit Line

Gift of William G. Preston

U.S. Federal Issue, 1862

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 1950

Accession Number

01.7039

Medium or Technique

Copper-Nickel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins