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Capped Liberty Bust / Millions for Defense

Civil War (1861–1865)
1863


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20 mm, 3.4 gm (13/16 in., 0.12 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1918

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and contorniates

Obv: Capped Liberty bust facing left and surrounded by thirteen stars / 1863 below
Rev: MILLIONS FOR DEFENCE around NOT-ONE-CENT-FOR -TRIBUTE (curved) within laurel and oak wreath; below which; mullet between two smaller ones; surrounded by narrow raised rim
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins