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Liberty - Not One Cent

Hard Times (1833–1844)
1837
Die cutter James G. Moffet (American, active 1832–1837)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 44

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28 mm, 9.2 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.32 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1884

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

OBV: MILLIONS FOR DEFENCE around NOT-ONE-CENT—FOR TRIBUTE(curved upwards) within laurel wreath composed of single branch (defaced); beaded circle unattached to rim. REV: E PLURIBUS UNUM on riband 1837; separated by seven stars dexter and six sinister around laureate nude bust of Liberty, facing dexter, hair tied with throng twice; surrounded by serrated rim. Edge plain.

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins