|Description||The coin is an 1857 gold dollar piece. The head of Liberty and "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" are on the obverse. "1 DOLLAR 1857" in a laurel wreath is on the reverse. The coin is pierced near the top and has a textured edge.|
|Owned||Edgar D. Taylor|
|Made||United States Government|
|Provenance||Edgar D. Taylor, who served in the Confederate Army, found the 1857 gold dollar coin in 1865.|
Taylor, Edgar D.