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Mercury Head dime

Description

1944 Mercury Head dime. The obverse has the head of liberty with the word "liberty" arching around the edge. The reverse has a fasces with an olive branch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1944
Inscriptions
"IN GOD / WE TRUST / 1944"
"UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / ONE DIME"
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
copper (metal)
silver (metal)
Object type
Exchange Medium
Descriptive terms
Coin
copper (metal)
silver (metal)
Dimensions
12/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2688.3
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222628

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