Franklin Mac Veagh, Secretary of the Treasury

1913
Designed and engraved by Charles E. Barber (American (born in England), 1840–1917)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 77 mm, 224.4 gm (3 1/16 in., 7.92 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1143

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals

Obv: FRANKLIN · MACVEAGH · SEC · OF / THE · TREASURY · 1909 · 1913 around a bust of MacVeagh facing left, signed C. E. BARBER SC on the truncation of the shoulder.
Rev: The seal of the United States Treasury inscribed THESAVRI · AMERICAE · SEPTENTRIONALIS · SIGILLVM (ornament)
Edge: plain

Provenance

Cornelius C. Vermeule, III, by 1971; to the MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III