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Lincoln type (wheat heads reverse)

U.S. Federal Issue
1956 D
Designed and engraved by Victor David Brenner (American (born in Lithuania), 1871–1924)


Mint: Denver, Colorado, United States

Accession Number

2004.758

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Coins

Fabricated coin, struck off-center.

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse