Samuel Putnam Avery
Anton Scharff (Austrian, 1845–1903)
Diameter: 2 9/16"
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obv: Bust, profile to left. Inscribed at rim MART XVII MDCCCXCVII SAMUEL P AVERY at left: AET S LXXV signed A SCHARFF at right.
Rev: Seated figure holds statuette of Mercury; books, balustrade, Venus, vase in background. In exergue: ARTIVM STVDIOSO AMICI. Silver stamp of Vienna on plain edge.
Gift of Mrs. Herbert L. Ward