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Object ID 1949.037.027
Object Name Coin
Collection Currency
Credit line Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont
Date 1787
Description United States one cent coin that was minted in Philadelphia between 1796-1807. The obverse side depicts a draped bust facing right with "Liberty" above and the date 1787 below. The reverse side depicts a wreath with "one cent" within with "United States of America" surrounding it and 1/100 below.
Dimensions D-0.076 Dia-1.131 inches
Dimension Details 28.74 mm x 1.94 mm
Owned Eleuthere I. Dupont
Provenance From the donor's personal collection.
Subjects Coins
People Du Pont, Eleuthere I.
Search Terms Currency
Numismatic Items
One Cents
Eighteenth Century
Material Copper
Place of Origin Philadelphia