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Object ID 1949.037.069
Object Name Coin
Collection Currency
Credit line Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont
Date 1834
Description United States fifty cent coin that was minted in Philadelphia between 1807-1838. The obverse side depicts a capped bust facing left with seven stars on the left and six on the right with the date 1834 below. The reverse side depicts an eagle with "E Pluribus Unum" in a banner with "United States of America" above and "50 c" below. The edge has "fifty cents or half dollar" overlapping.
Dimensions D-0.065 Dia-1.28 inches
Dimension Details 32.50 mm x 1.64 mm
Owned Eleuthere I. Dupont
Provenance From the donor's personal collection.
Subjects Coins
People Du Pont, Eleuthere I.
Search Terms Currency
Numismatic Items
Fifty Cents
Nineteenth Century
Material Silver
Place of Origin Philadelphia