United States of America Half Cent

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United States of America copper half cent, 1832

Diameter 24mm

The obverse features the 'Classic bust' of Liberty facing left with the date below and flanked by thirteen stars representing the original thirteen Anglo-American colonies. The obverse features the denomination within a wreath tied at the base with a bow. The inscription around the outside reads 'UNITED STATES OF AMERICA'.


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Donor ref:LEAMG : M4271.1994.1 (66/17090)

Source: Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum

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