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Currency - Dollar=100 cents
Face value: Quarter dollar ($1/4=25 cents)
Type - commemorative coin 50 States Quarters Series
Composition - copper-nickel clad copper
Diameter - 24.3 mm
Weight - 5.67 grams
Mint Mark: D (Denver), P (Philadelphia)
Coin value in condition:
UNC (Uncirculated - without traces of circulation) - ~1 USD.00
XF (Extremely Fine) - 0.25-0.50
Worse than "XF" - 0.25 USD
The date of accession of the State to the Union also appears.
The occupation troops had controlled the city of New York and the central region of New Jersey, they were in an excellent position to attack the nation's capital, Philadelphia, which had already evacuated a large part of its citizens and the recently launched American Congress. he had had to go into exile from the city for fear of British repression.
Painting by Emmanuel Leutze.
declaration of independence
in the annals of American history, as it reactivated the morale of the troops and helped in the defense of the capital.
George Washington served in the British army years before as an officer, in the war against the French-Canadians, since it helped him to be appointed as Commander-in-Chief of the newly created Continental Army in the War of Independence, to fight against the army of Her Majesty the Queen of England.
He helped draft the most important document in American history, the Treaty of Independence (1783), he participated in the union of the 13 colonies and at the end of his life he became the first President of the United States of America (1789-1797). .
Battle of Trenton.
It is the only North American coin in which the same character appears on the obverse and reverse.