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George and Martha Washington

1860
Designed and engraved by Robert Lovett, Jr (American, active about 1860)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Baker 208C

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 21 mm, 4.91 gm (13/16 in., 0.17 oz.)

Accession Number

17.211

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: GEORGE / WASHINGTON around a nude bust facing to the right, signed L[O]V[E]TT below the shoulder (barely visible due to a filled or overpolished die?). Surrounded by a beaded rim.
Rev: MARTHA / WASHINGTON around a bust facing to the left and surrounded by a beaded rim.
Edge: plain.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green