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Washington North Wales Copper

Early American (1700–1832)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 1294; Baker 34

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 27 mm, 6.29 gm (1 1/16 in., 0.22 oz.)

Accession Number

17.318

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: Bust of Washington facing left, enclosed by GEORGIVS WASHINGTON, the whole surrounded by a plain rim
Rev: NORTH WALES around a crowned harp with two rosettes at either side of the base, the whole surrounded by a plain rim
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green