|Credit line||Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont|
|Description||United States half cent coin that was minted in Philadelphia between 1840-1857. The obverse side depicts a coronet bust facing left surrounded by thirteen stars and the date 1851 below. The reverse side depicts a wreath with "half cent" within surrounded by "United States of America."|
|Dimensions||D-0.075 Dia-0.893 inches|
|Dimension Details||22.67 mm x 1.91 mm|
|Owned||Eleuthere I. Dupont|
|Provenance||From the donor's personal collection.|
Du Pont, Eleuthere I.
|Place of Origin||Philadelphia|