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Liberty Seated type (no stars on obverse)

1 Dime, 1838, New Orleans mint. OBV: Liberty seated on rock super mare right, looking back, holding staff surmounted by cap in left hand, right hand resting on national shield, across which is thrown a riband inscribed with her name; date, medium sized and curved, in exegue. Raised rim, straight...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Federal Issue, 1838 O

Mint

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Accession Number

01.357

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins