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"Flowing Hair" dollar

"Flowing Hair" dollar
"Flowing Hair" dollar
Title
"Flowing Hair" dollar
Date 
1795
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/16 in. ( 2.7 cm )
Description 
Silver dollar; obverse with image of Liberty with flowing hair and fifteen stars, legend "LIBERTY" ; reverse with eagle in wreath, legend "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA".
Object Number 
INV.13896.1
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group