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Two-Headed Coronet type

Edge plain. OBV: Thirteen mullets around nude bust of Liberty, facing left, wearing diadem inscribed LIBERTY, hair twice tied behind with string of pearls; large date (1851) below; surounded by milled circle at base of broad rim. REV: Same as obverse, but date 1854 and milled circle higher...

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Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

U.S. Federal Issue, dated 1851 and 1854

Mint

United States

Accession Number

01.2001

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins