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Winged Cap or "Mercury" Head type

Mercury Type (First year of issue for this design) Obv.: bust of Mercury with wings, "Liberty, In God We Trust" date 1916. Rev.: fasces, "United States of America, E. Pluribus Unum, One Dime"

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rosamond Lamb

U.S. Federal Issue, 1916

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

64.103

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins