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Description

1953 United States penny. The obverse has the head of President Lincoln. The reverse has two wheat ears down the edges of the penny.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1953
Inscriptions
"IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY / 1953 / D"
"RIBUS UNUM / ONE / CENT/ UNITED STATES / OF AMERICA" (Molded)
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
12/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2686.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222720

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