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Coin

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Miscellaneous Objects

Maxey Catalog Number

WHIT-Q-0509

Description

coins from various countries as listed below A) United States one cent, good condition, 1914, copper, 1.8 cm in diameter. B) Greek 1912 coin, good condition, metal, hole in center w/ number 5 & a perched owl on one side, 3 words, a crown & a date on the other side, 1.8 cm in diameter. C) Greek 1882 coin, fair condition, metal, one side has the date, 5 Greek words & a picture of a head & the other side has 2 Greek words, branches tied w/ a bow, & the number 10, 2.9 cm in diameter. D) Argentine 1884 coin, fair condition, metal, one side has the date, 2 words, & a possible state seal & the other side has 3 words & a picture of a head, 2.9 cm in diameter. E) French 1853 coin, fair condition, metal, one side has the date & words circling a head describing it as Napoleon III, the other side has words circling a picture of a bird w/ the letters ""E"" & ""M"" pressed into the metal, 2.5 cm in diameter, originally identified as Swiss. F) Swiss 1912 coin, poor condition, metal, one side has the date, branches, and ""2Fr."" printed on it, the other side has a picture of a person w/ a shield & is encircled by stars, 2.6 cm in diameter. G) Portuguese 1883 coin, fair condition, metal, one side has words encircling a head, the other side has the date, branches tied w/ a bow, & the words ""XX REIS"", 2.9 cm in diameter. H) Portuguese 1892 coin, fair condition, metal, 5 words encircling a head on one side w/ the date, the other side has branches, a word, and the number 20, 2.9 cm in diameter. I) Canadian 25 cent coin from 1909, poor condition, metal, one side w/ leaves, crown, and date, the other side w/ Latin words encircling King Edward VIIs picture, 2.2 cm in diameter. J) Newfoundland one cent coin from 1873, poor condition w/ tarnsih, metal, one side w/ date & leaves, the other side w/ a woman's head & words including ""Victoria"", 2.4 cm in diameter. K) Italian 1893 coin, fair condition w/ clear lettering, metal, one side w/ date, the number 10, ""centesimi"" in capital letters, a star & branches, the other side w/ words encircling a man's head, 2.9 cm in diameter. L) French 1903 25 cent coin, excellent condition, metal, one side w/ the number 25 above ""centimes"" in capital letters encircled by three words & the date, the other side w/ a woman's head & two words in capital letters, 2.3 cm in diameter. M) French 1875 coin, fair condition but indented & melted on one side, metal, one side w/ date, picture of a head, two words & two stars, the other side w/ three words & three stars encircling branches tied w/ a bow & the number 5, 2.5 cm in diameter. N) French 1890 coin, fair condition but blackening from tarnish, metal, one side w/ date, picture of a head, two words & two stars, the other side w/ three words & three stars encircling branches tied w/ a bow & the number 5, 2.5 cm in diameter. O) French 1865 coin, fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, picture of a head, three words describing the head as Napolean III, the other side w/ encircling the picture of a perched bird. P) French 1916 coin, fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, adult figure, child figure holding what appears to be a piece of wheat, three words, and the number 5, the other side w/ two words & the picture of a woman's head, 2.5 cm in diameter. Q) French 1913 coin, fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, adult figure, child figure holding what appears to be a piece of wheat, three words, and the number 10, the other side w/ two words & the picture of a woman's head, 2.9 cm in diameter. R) English 1919 coin in poor condition from tarnishing, metal, one side w/ the date, branches tied w/ a bow & the number three, the other side w/ writing encircling a profile of a head facing left, 1.5 cm in diameter. S) English 1878 penny in fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, value of coin, & seated figure, the other side w/ picture of woman's head in profile facing left & words in capital letters encircling this head including ""Victoria"", 2.9 cm in diameter. T) English 1888 half penny in fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, value of coin, & seated figure, the other side w/ picture of woman's head in profile facing left & words in capital letters encircling this head including ""Victoria"", 2.4 cm in diameter. U) English 1901 half penny in fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, value of coin, & seated figure, the other side w/ picture of woman's head in profile facing left & words in capital letters encircling this head including ""Victoria"", 2.4 cm in diameter. In Penrose 3rd floor case. V) English 1902 half penny, fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, value of coin, & seated figure, the other side w/ profile of man's head facing right w/ words in capital encircling it describing him as Edward VII, 2.5 cm in diameter. W) English 1916 one penny, fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, value of coin, & seated figure, the other side w/ profile of man's head facing left w/ words in capital letters encircling it describing the man as George V, 3.0 cm in diameter . X) English 1918 farthing, fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, value of coin, & seated figure, the other side w/ profile of man's head facing left w/ words in capital encircling it describing him as George V, 1.9 cm in diameter. Y) Belgian 1881 coin in poor condition from tarnish, metal, one side w/ date, emblem w/ words over its top, the other side w/ words & a profile, hard to distinguish due to poor condition, 2.3 cm in diameter. Z) Belgian 1904 coin in fair condition but tarnished w/ hole through its center, metal, one side w/ date, emblem, crown, words, the other side w/ one word, a branch, and the number 10, 2 cm in diameter. AA) Belgian 1908 coin in good condition w/ hole through its center, metal, one side w/ date, emblem, crown, words, the other side w/ one word, a branch, and the number 25, 2.4 cm in diameter. BB) Belgian 1911 coin in poor condition from tarnish, metal, one side w/ date, branches, and the number 50, the other side w/ words encircling a head, 1.6 cm in diameter. CC) Belgian 1912 coin in fair to poor condition w/ some tarnish, metal, one side w/ date, some words, branches tied w/ a bow, and the number 1, the other side w/ some words encircling a head, 2.1 cm in diameter. DD) French 1918 coin in poor condition from tarnish, metal, one side w/ date, words encircling a branch, a single word, & the number 50, the other side w/ words encircling a figurine which appears to be walking, 1.6 cm in diameter. EE) French 1918 coin in poor condition, blackening from tarnish, metal, one side w/ date, three words encircling a branch & the value which is 1 Franc, the other side w/ words encircling a figure which appears to be walking, 2.1 cm in diameter, shiny on side w/ branch. FF) French 1918 coin in poor condition, blackening from tarnish, metal, one side w/ date, three words encircling a branch & the value which is 1 Franc, the other side w/ words encircling a figure which appears to be walking, 2.1 cm in diameter, shiny on side w/ figurine. GG) German 1875 coin in good condition, some of the writing is worn, metal, one side w/ date & words encircling the number 10, the other side w/ some sort of bird that appears to be an emblem, 1.9 cm in diameter. HH) German 1917 coin in fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, words, & the number 10, the other side w/ a bird spreading its wings, 1.9 cm in diameter. II) German 1916 coin in fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, words & the number 10, the other side w/ a bird spreading its wings, 1.9 cm in diameter. JJ) German 1916 coin in fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, words & the number 10, the other side w/ what appears to be a state emblem, 1.8 cm in diameter. KK) German 1908 coin in fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, words & the number 2, the other side w/ a bird spreading its wings, 1.8 cm in diameter. LL) German 1917 coin in fair condition, metal, one side w/ date, words & the number 5, the other side w/ some sort of state emblem, just uner 1.6 cm in diameter. MM) German 1908 coin in good condition, metal, one side w/ date, words & the number 5, the other side w/ a bird spreading its wings, 1.6 cm in diameter. NN) German 1904 coin in fair condition, has been dented, metal, one side w/ date, words & the number 1, the other side w/ a bird spreading its wings, 1.5 cm in diameter.

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Physical object

Format

Metal

Number of Artifacts

40

Cultural Affiliation

United States, Greek, Argentine, Belgian, Swiss, Portuguese, Canadian, Italian, Newfoundland, English, German, French

Spatial Coverage

United States, Greece, Argentina, Belgium, Switzerland, Portugal, Canada, Italy, Newfoundland, England, Germany, France

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