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New York Copper (Non Vi Virtute Vici)

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Obv: NON VI VIRTUTE VICI around a bust of George Clinton facing right, the whole surrounded by a serrated rim Rev: NEO-EBORACENSIS· around a seated figure of Columbia facing right with a liberty cap and pole in one hand and a balance in the other, dated 1786 in the exergue, the whole surrounded...

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Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

American Confederation Period, 1786

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 977


Diameter and weight: 30 mm, 7.61 gm (1 3/16 in., 0.27 oz.)

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