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Liberty - Not One Cent

OBV: MILLIONS FOR DEFENCE around NOT-ONE-CENT---FOR TRIBUTE(curved upwards) within laurel wreath composed of single branch (defaced); surrounded by beaded circle attached to rim. REV: Same but rose branch on either side in place of mullets and proportions of bust larger. Edge plain.

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Hard Times (1833–1844), 1841

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 58

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