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Description

1952 Wheat penny. The obverse has the head of President Lincoln in the center and words at the top of his head. The reverse has two ears of wheat on either side, and words are between the two ears of wheat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1952
Inscriptions
"IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBETY / 1952"
"E PLURIBUS UNUM / ONE / CENT / UNITED STATES / OF AMERICA"
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
copper (metal)
Object type
Exchange Medium
Descriptive terms
Coin
copper (metal)
pennies (English silver coins)
Dimensions
13/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2688.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222627

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