Liberty Seated type (heraldic eagle with motto reverse)
U.S. Federal Issue
Designed and engraved by Robert Ball Hughes (American, 1806–1868), After Christian Gobrecht (American, about 1785–1844), and Thomas Sully (American (born in England), 1783–1872), and James Barton Longacre (American, 1794–1869), and John Reich (American (born in Bavaria), 1768–1833)
Mint: San Francisco, California, United States
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse