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Object ID 1949.037.051
Object Name Coin
Collection Currency
Credit line Gift of Mr. Eleuthere I. Dupont
Date 1898
Description United States one cent coin that was minted in the United States between 1859-1909. The obverse side depicts a Native American head facing left surrounded by "United States of America" and the date 1898 below. The reverse side depicts a wreath with "one cent" within and a shield above.
Dimensions D-0.054 Dia-0.752 inches
Dimension Details 19.11 mm x 1.38 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
Nineteenth Century
Material Bronze
Place of Origin United States