Standing Liberty type

U.S. Federal Issue
1907
Designed and engraved by Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American (born in Ireland), 1848–1907), Engraved with Henry Hering (American)


Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

Other: 3.4cm (1 3/8in.)

Accession Number

13.2918

Medium or Technique

Gold

On View

Jan and Warren Adelson Gallery (Gallery 221)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Coins

Saint-Gaudens Type, High Relief, Roman numerals (“MCMVII”), Wire rim variety. 11,250 pieces issued.

Provenance

From the large collection of William Sturgis Bigelow, acquired by the Museum in 1913.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection