President William Henry Harrison

dated 1841; struck 1886
Designed and engraved by George T. Morgan (American (born in England), 1845–1925)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Julian PR-7

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 76 mm, 215.3 gm (3 in., 7.59 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1148

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals

Obv: WILLIAM H. / HARRISON around a bust of Harrison facing slightly to the left, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim.
Rev: INAUGURATED (curved) / PRESIDENT / OF THE / UNITED STATES / MARCH 4. 1841. / (ornament) / DIED / APRIL 4. / 1841, enclosed within a laurel wreath, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim.
Edge: plain.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III