The Story of Money: 11--Coin Design Inspired Fugio Cent

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The Fugio cent was based on the design of this coin
The Continental dollar shown here was proposed for national issuance in 1776 but never circulated. A few “pattern pieces” were struck in pewter, brass, and silver.
coin that inspired the design of the Fugio cent coin that inspired the design of the Fugio cent
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