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Varieties of United States cents of the year 1794

by Ed Frossard

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Published by Priv. print in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cent.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDescribed and illustrated by Ed. Frossard ... and W. W. Hays
    ContributionsHays, W. W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCJ1836 .F8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24186221M
    LC Control Number03018835
    OCLC/WorldCa1868839

      The Half Dollar of the United States, sometimes known as the fifty-cent piece, has been produced nearly every year since the inception of the United States Mint in The only U.S. coin that. Large cents have now come to be known as pennies, but when they were first produced this name was as foreign as the coin itself. As one of the first styles of coin produced by the US Mint, the Large Cent was determined by Congress to have a face value of 1/ th of a Dollar. Unlike today’s pennies, these large single-cent coins were closer in size to a modern half-dollar.

    Frossard, Ed, and W.W. Hays. VARIETIES OF UNITED STATES CENTS OF THE YEAR DESCRIBED AND ILLUSTRATED. New York: Privately Printed, Thin 4to, original red cloth, decorated in black and gilt. 18 pages; 2 tinted autotype plates. Double chins, ugly teeth, apple cheeks, trephined heads and stars, lots of stars, mark the large cents of Using 39 obverse dies and 38 reverse dies, the United States Mint at Philadelphia.

    History. The Liberty Cap large cent, designed by Joseph Wright, was issued by the Mint from to The Mint created this type of cent in an attempt to satisfy the public objections to the Chain cent and Wreath appears to have been a little more successful than its precedents, as it was continued into , unlike the previous two issues, which were each issued for less than a year. The United States one-cent coin (symbol: ¢), often called the penny, is a unit of currency equaling one one-hundredth of a United States has been the lowest-value physical unit of U.S. currency since the abolition of the half-cent in (the abstract mill, which has never been minted, equal to a tenth of a cent, continues to see limited use in the fields of taxation and finance).


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