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one dime coin
  • United States
  • one dime coin, 1967
  • Where object was made: United States
  • metal
  • Object Diameter: 1.75 cm
    Object Diameter: 11/16 in
  • Gift of Robert H. Brown Jr.
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0258.19

This is a small silver-colored coin.

On side one there is a man with short hair in profile and the text reads:
"LIBERTY" in front of the face, and "IN GOD WE TRUST 1967" under the neck.

On side two there is a torch, oak leaves, and pointed leaves. The text around the perimeter reads: "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ONE DIME
E PLURBIS UNUM" at the base of the torch and branches.