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Annual Assay Medal

1872
Designed and engraved by William Barber (American, 1807–1879)


Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Julian AC-11

Accession Number

17.259

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

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Classifications

Medals

Storer: “Annual Assay”
Obverse: Columbia facing right, holding snake and scales. A lion, strongbox, and assay implements are in the field / W.B to left and F. to right with J. POLLOCK / DIRECTOR centered in exergue
Reverse: ANNUAL / ASSAY / 1872 within oak and laurel wreath
 Edge:

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green