George Washington (The Cincinnatus of America)
Designed and engraved by George Hampden Lovett (American, active 1848–1893)
Object Place: United States
Diameter and weight: 32 mm, 17.67 gm (1 1/4 in., 0.62 oz.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obv: Inscribed WASHINGTON THE CINCINNATUS OF AMERICA / B. 1732 D. 1799 around a military bust facing to the left and surrounded by a beaded rim.
Rev: Inscribed ‘THE UNION MUST AND SHALL BE PRESERVED’. around an eye with rays and surrounded by a beaded rim.
Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society