Numismatics
Subject: Kalakaua I, King of the Hawaiian Islands, 1836–1891, ruled 1874–91
Mint: San Francisco Mint
Artist: Charles E. Barber, American, born England, 1840–1917

Half Dollar of King Kalakaua I from Hawaii

1883

Silver

12.36 g, 6:00, 30.62 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Millicent Todd Bingham
2001.87.54001
Culture: 
Hawaiian
Period: 
20th Century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in San Francisco, California
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Millicent Todd Bingham, to 1969; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1969–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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