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New Jersey Copper

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Obv: (ornament?) NOVA (ornament?) CAESAREA (ornament?) around a horse's head facing right with a plow below and the date 1788 at the bottom (the obverse is too worn to identify the ornaments or the border) Rev: * E * PLURIBUS * UNUM * around a shield with two small leaves below, the whole...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rosamond Lamb

American Confederation Period, 1788

Mint

Walter Mould's Mint, Morristown, New Jersey, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 949?

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28.5 mm, 8.72 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.31 oz.)

Accession Number

64.89

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins