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World's Columbian Exposition Half Dollar

U.S. Federal Issue
1893
Designed and engraved by Charles E. Barber (American (born in England), 1840–1917), After Olin Warner (American, 1844–1896), Designed and engraved by George T. Morgan (American (born in England), 1845–1925)


Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 7421

Accession Number

2004.834

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

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