Draped Bust type (small eagle reverse)

U.S. Federal Issue
1795
Designed and engraved by Robert Scot (American (born in Scotland), 1745–1823), and John Eckstein (American, flourished 1750–1800), After Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755–1828)


Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

2004.855

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Jan and Warren Adelson Gallery (Gallery 221)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

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