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Object ID 1949.037.060
Object Name Coin
Collection Currency
Credit line Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont
Date 1865
Description United States two cent coin that was minted in Philadelphia between 1864-1873. The obverse side depicts a shield with wreath and "In God We Trust" in a banner with the date 1865 below. The reverse side depicts a wreath with "two cents" within and surrounded by "United States of America."
Dimensions D-0.07 Dia-0.901 inches
Dimension Details 22.88 mm x 1.77 mm
Owned Eleuthere I. Dupont
Provenance From the donor's personal collection.
Subjects Coins
People Du Pont, Eleuthere I.
Search Terms Currency
Numismatic Items
Two Cents
Nineteenth Century
Material Bronze
Place of Origin Philadelphia