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By Cornelius Vermeule

The coinage of the USA has no smooth rival in aesthetic richness. Our numismatic background comprises such masterpieces because the primitively attractive cash of the suffering younger republic, the dignified Neoclassic designs that ruled the nineteenth century, remarkable medals by means of the best sculptors of the early 1900s, and memorable commemorative cash of the day gone by and this present day. via exploring America's numismatic artwork, Cornelius Vermeule deals new knowing of the shaping of the state, and brings new admire to our least understood paintings form.

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The coinage of the USA has no sleek rival in aesthetic richness. Our numismatic historical past contains such masterpieces because the primitively attractive cash of the suffering younger republic, the dignified Neoclassic designs that ruled the nineteenth century, great medals via the top sculptors of the early 1900s, and memorable commemorative cash of the day past and this present day.

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