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Washington type

U.S. Federal Issue
1940 S
Designed and engraved by John Flanagan (American, 1865–1952), After Jean-Antoine Houdon (French, 1741–1828)


Mint: San Francisco, California, United States

Accession Number

2004.1824

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

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Americas

Classifications

Coins

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse