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New Jersey Copper

American Confederation Period
1787
Designed by Walter Mould (American), After George Wyon III (English, 1744–1797)


Mint: Rahway Mills Mint, New Jersey, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 906

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 27 mm, 8.78 gm (1 1/16 in., 0.31 oz.)

Accession Number

64.92

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Coins

Obv: NOVA CAESAREA around a horse’s head facing right with a plow below and the date 1787 at the bottom (the beam of the plow curves upward), the whole surrounded by a serrated rim
Rev: * E * PLURIBUS * UNUM * around a small shield with a high chief point, the whole surrounded by a serrated rim
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rosamond Lamb