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Washington and McPherson

1864
Engraved by George Hampden Lovett (American, active 1848–1893)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Baker 642

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 21 mm, 6.3 gm (13/16 in., 0.22 oz.)

Accession Number

98.1638

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: PATER / PATRIAE around a Roman bust of Washington facing left, surrounded by a plain rim.
Rev: McPHERSON above a mounted figure with field glasses, dated 1864 in exergue, and signed GHL at left; surrounded by a beaded rim.
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society