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Object ID 1949.037.003
Object Name Coin
Collection Currency
Credit line Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont
Date 1804
Description United States half cent coin that was minted in Philadelphia between 1800-1808. The obverse side depicts a draped bust facing right with "Liberty" above and the date 1804 below. The reverse side depicts a wreath with "half cent" within, "United States of America" surrounding it, and "1/200" below.
Dimensions D-0.055 Dia-0.936 inches
Dimension Details 23.78 mm x 1.40 mm
Owned Eleuthere I. Dupont
Provenance From the donor's personal collection.
Subjects Coins
Money
People Du Pont, Eleuthere I.
Search Terms Currency
Coins
Money
Numismatic Items
Philadelphia
Half Cents
Nineteenth Century
Material Copper
Place of Origin Philadelphia