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Spiel Münze - In Unitate Fortitudo


Mint: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 22 mm, 3.31 gm (7/8 in., 0.12 oz.)

Accession Number

2004.1188

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obv: GENERAL WASHINGTON a bust facing forward with head to the left, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Rev: IN UNITATE FORTITUDO (curved) over an eagle with olive branch and arrows, SPIEL MÜNZE below, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim
Edge: plain

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