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Henry Clay

after 1852
Engraved by Charles Cushing Wright (American, 1796–1857)


Accession Number

98.1575

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: HENRY CLAY. above bust facing left / BORN APRIL 12, 1777, DIED JUNE 29, 1852 in ribbon at bottom.
Rev: THE ELOQUENT DEFENDER OF NATIONAL RIGHTS / AND NATIONAL INDEPENDENCE. around a hand resting on the Constitution / CONSTITUTION on rock below.

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society