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Libertas Americana

Copied from a medal with lots of rough spots and die rust, including an apparent die break. It appears to be cast in lead and then bronzed. An odd piece because none of the originals show a die break. Obv: LIBERTAS * AMERICANA. / in exergue: 4 JUIL. 1776. Rev: blank except for a raised...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

dated 1781

Catalogue Raisonné

Loubat 14; Betts 615

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bronzed lead




Numismatics, Medals