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Object ID 1949.037.063
Object Name Coin
Collection Currency
Credit line Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont
Date 1837
Description United States five cent coin that was minted in Philadelphia between 1837-1873. The obverse side depicts a seated Liberty facing right with the date 1837 below. The reverse side depicts a wreath with "half dime" within surrounded by "United States of America."
Dimensions D-0.03 Dia-0.611 inches
Dimension Details 15.51 mm x 0.75 mm
Owned Eleuthere I. Dupont
Provenance From the donor's personal collection.
Subjects Coins
People Du Pont, Eleuthere I.
Search Terms Currency
Numismatic Items
Five Cents
Nineteenth Century
Material Silver
Place of Origin Philadelphia