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Liberty Seated type (motto above the eagle

50 Cents, 1870. OBV: Thirteen stars around LIberty seated on rock super mare, right, looking back; right hand resting on shield argent, six pales gules, a chief azure; left hand grasping pole surmounted by Thrygian cap; shield inscribed across with her name, upon a riband: date in exergue. Date...

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Credit Line

Gift of William G. Preston

U.S. Federal Issue, 1870

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

01.7141

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins