New York City "Lucky Penny"
diameter: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Copper struck medallion with obverse showing head of Native American facing left with legend: "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA/1898." Reverse bears geographical map of New York City with elliptical scroll inscribed: "1898 THE CITY OF NEW YORK 1949/GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY"; trademark symbol inscribed "N.Y.C" at lower right.
Gift of the Golden Anniversary Committee
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