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Coin

Object Number: 
Z.3001
Date: 
1851
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.9 cm )
Description: 
Token;copper; depiction of George Washington's bust on obverse, Lady Liberty with weath and staff in hands on reverse; obverse "WASHINGTON & INDEPENDENCE / 1783" reverse "UNITED STATES"
Gallery Label: 
This coin design was struck repeatedly from 1820-1860.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group