George Washington (Boys and Girls of America)
Designed and engraved by George Hampden Lovett (American, active 1848–1893)
Object Place: United States
Diameter and weight: 29 mm, 12.95 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.46 oz.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obv: Inscribed GEORGE WASHINGTON around a nude bust facing to the right, signed G.H.L. below the shoulder, and surrounded by a plain rim.
Rev: Inscribed THE BOYS & GIRLS / OF AMERICA around a shield set over six flags surmounted by a liberty cap with rays, dated 1876 below and surrounded by a beaded rim.
Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society