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Object ID 1949.037.013
Object Name Coin
Collection Currency
Credit line Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont
Date 1829
Description United States half cent coin that was minted in Philadelphia between 1809-1836. The obverse side depicts a capped bust facing left with seven stars on the left and six stars on the right with the date 1829 below. The reverse side depicts a wreath with "half cent" within surrounded by "United States of America."
Dimensions D-0.059 Dia-0.945 inches
Dimension Details 24.01 mm x 1.50 mm
Owned Eleuthere I. Dupont
Provenance From the donor's personal collection.
Subjects Coins
People Du Pont, Eleuthere I.
Search Terms Currency
Numismatic Items
Half Cents
Nineteenth Century
Material Copper
Place of Origin Philadelphia