2 1/2 Dollars, Proof, United States, 1825
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- U.S. Mint. Philadelphia
- Reich, John
- Description (Brief)
- One (1) 2 1/2 dollar coin, proof
- United States, 1825
- Obverse Image: Left-facing Liberty head wearing cap surrounded by 13 stars along coin edge.
- Obverse Text: LIBERTY / 1825
- Reverse Image: Eagle with wings outstretched clutching arrows and branch in talons, shield on chest. Scroll above eagle.
- Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM / 2 1/2 D.
- Perhaps three proofs including this one exist in this denomination exist for 1825. All of the early proof coins in the National Numismatic Collection came to the Smithsonian Institution as a result of the transfer from the U.S. Mint during the 1920s.
- Currently not on view
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- U.S. Department of the Treasury, U.S. Mint
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- Physical Description
- gold (overall metal)
- 0 (overall die axis)
- 0 (overall die axis measurement)
- struck (overall production method)
- overall: 19 mm; 3/4 in
- place of issue
- United States
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- Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
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- National Museum of American History
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