George Washington (The Father of Our Country)
Object Place: United States
Diameter and weight: 29 mm, 7.34 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.26 oz.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obv: A wreath enclosing a bust of Washington facing to the left, inscribed WASHINGTON THE FATHER OF OUR COUNTRY below, and surrounded by a beaded rim.
Rev: Inscribed FIRST IN WAR, FIRST IN PEACE- / AND FIRST IN / THE HEARTS / OF HIS COUNTRYMEN around a nude bust of Washington facing right with GEORGE to the left and WASHINGTON to the right and surrounded by a beaded rim.
Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society