Benjamin Franklin

1786
Augustin Dupré (French, 1748–1833)


Mint: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Loubat 16; Betts 620

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 46 mm, 48.77 gm (1 13/16 in., 1.72 oz.)

Accession Number

01.129

Medium or Technique

Lead

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals

Obv: BENJ. FRANKLIN NATUS BSTON XVII JAN / MDCCVI around bust facing left and signed DUPRE F on shoulder
Rev: wreath enclosing ERIPUIT COELO / FULMEN / SCEPTRUM QUE / TYRRANIS / SCULPSET ET DECAVIT / AUG DUPRE / ANNO / MDCCLXXXIV
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins