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Object ID 1949.037.056
Object Name Coin
Collection Currency
Credit line Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont
Date 1909
Made Victor David Brenner (designer)
Makers mark "V.D.B" (for Victor David Brenner) appears on the lower reverse.
Description United States one cent coin that was minted in Philadelphia between 1909-1958. The obverse side depicts a Lincoln bust facing right with "In God We Trust" above, Liberty at left, and the date 1909 at right. The reverse side depicts wheat ears flanking "one cent" and "United States of America." "E Pluribus Unum" appears above.
Dimensions D-0.063 Dia-0.751 inches
Dimension Details 19.08 mm x 1.59 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
Twentieth Century
Victor David Brenner
Material Bronze
Place of Origin Philadelphia