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New Jersey Copper (running fox or horse)

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Obv: (rosette) NOVA (rosette) CAESAREA (rosette) around a horse's head facing right with a plow below and the date 1788 at the bottom (the horse shows evidence of advanced die failure), the whole surrounded by a faintly beaded rim Rev: (rosette) (small running fox or horse) E (rosette) PLURIBUS...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

American Confederation Period, 1788

Mint

Bailey's Mint, New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 953

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28 mm, 9.09 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.32 oz.)

Accession Number

01.201

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins