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U.S. Mint Postcard (Interior View)


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Type Document
Title U.S. Mint Postcard (Interior View)
Contributor David Sklow
Country United States
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5/11/02
Description [back] Weighing Silver Dollars U.S. Mint, Philadelphia. At the end of the Coining Press Room was a set of large scales. These scales were used to weigh coinage blanks, in this case silver dollars, prior to striking. These scales had the capacity to weigh from 10,000 ounces to the one-hundreth part of an ounce.

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