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Catalog Number 13000-5
Title Coin, Commemorative; William Jennings Bryan; Bryan Money
Object Name Coin, Commemorative
Description Obverse: A very childishly exercuted head of liberty, with sixteen stars on coronet band. "In God we Trust for the other 47" Around the top. 1896 at the bottom. Five pointed stars, seven at left and six at right of date. The "S" in trust is backwards. Denticulated border.
Reverse: Displayed eagle in center. "Billy Bryan idea of Free Coinage" around the top. "16 to 1"
at the bottom.
Date 1896
Culture American
Material metal
Diameter (in) 3.5
People Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Credit line Nebraska State Historical Society Temporary Number Collection
Collection NSHS Temporary Number Collection