Colorado Five Dollar Gold Piece
Private, Pioneer, or Territorial Issue
Struck by Clark, Gruber, & Co. (American, 1859–1863), Possibly engraved by L. L. Todd (American), After Christian Gobrecht (American, about 1785–1844), and Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820), and John Reich (American (born in Bavaria), 1768–1833), and William Kneass (American, 1781–1841)
Mint: Denver City, Territory of Jefferson (Colorado), United States
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.
The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse