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The numismatic collection contains a set of eighty-nine Lincoln Cents dating from 1909-1940. The coins' obverse depicts a profile image of Abraham Lincoln, while, the reverse features two wheat heads surrounding the text. All of the coins are arranged by date in a single blue folder. The 1914-D (Denver Mint) coin is missing.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3/4 inch (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
copper, tin, and zinc
obverse: IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY / 19[??] reverse: E PLURIBUS UNUM / ONE / CENT / UNITED STATES / OF AMERICA
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Numismatic collections
coins & medals
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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