President Woodrow Wilson

originally struck in 1917
Designed and engraved by George T. Morgan (American (born in England), 1845–1925)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 76 mm, 220.6 gm (3 in., 7.78 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1156

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals

Obv: WOODROW / WILSON around a bust of Wilson facing left.
Rev: A view of the Capitol with a large eagle superimposed upon it at the top, INAUGURATED / PRESIDENT · OF · THE / UNITED · STATES / MAR. 4. 1913 / SECOND · TERM / MAR. 5. 1917, below, and signed MORGAN along the rim at the bottom right.
Edge: plain.

Provenance

Cornelius C. Vermeule, III, by 1971; to the MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III