Joseph Hodges Choate

1922
Designed and engraved by Herbert Adams (1858–1945), Distributed by The American Numismatic Society (founded in 1858), and The Century Association (founded in 1847)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Storer 1891a

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 64 mm, 103 gm (2 1/2 in., 3.63 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1146

Medium or Technique

Varnished bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals

Obv: CHOATE to the left of a bust of Joseph Choate facing left, and signed H.A. in the field to the right of his collar.
Rev: C (lamp) A / JOSEPH · HODGES · CHOATE / 1832 - 1917 / PATRIOT / AMBASSADOR / JURIST / ORATOR enclosed within a laurel wreath, the oak-leaf logo of the American Numismatic Society at the bottom.
Edge: 146

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III