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Coronet Head type

U.S. Federal Issue
1906
Designed by Christian Gobrecht (American, about 1785–1844), Possibly after Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820), and John Reich (American (born in Bavaria), 1768–1833), and William Kneass (American, 1781–1841), and James Barton Longacre (American, 1794–1869), Engraved by Charles E. Barber (American (born in England), 1840–1917)


Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

2004.1065

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

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Americas

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Coins

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse