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1 Cent, 1837. OBV: Thirteen stars around nude bust of Liberty, wearing diadem inscribed LIBERTY, her hair bound behind in two knots by two throngs, date below; pellet between ONE and CENT; D wide of wreath; leaf pointing immediately after D; in "States", E as high as T. REV: UNITED STATES OF...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Federal Issue, 1837

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

01.1120

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins