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Seated Liberty type

U.S. Federal Issue
1882
Designed and engraved by William Barber (American, 1807–1879)


Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

2004.885

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Coins

proof

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse