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Wilson's Medal / Washington

Civil War (1861–1865)
1863
Die cutter H (American, active around 1863)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 20 mm, 3.2 gm (13/16 in., 0.11 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1992

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and contorniates

Obv: WILSON’S / MEDAL around 1, signed H above, and within laurel wreath tied with riband at base; surrounded by beaded circle at base of raised rim
Rev: Bust of Washington, facing right surrounded by twelve mullets, 1863 (curved) below; whole surrounded by beaded circle at base of raised rim
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins