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Theodosia Burr Alston

1975
Designed by Robert A. Weinman (born in 1915), Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990)


Mint: Danbury, Connecticut, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Brookgreen 3

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 7.6 x 0.5 cm (3 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1989.565

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Medals

Obv: BROOKGREEN GARDENS / THEODOSIA BURR ALSTON / 1783-1813 / r. a. / 19 © 75 / W
Rev: BORN / IN / ALBANY / NEW YORK / MARRIED / TO / JOSEPH ALSTON / IN 1801 / HIS PLANTATION / “THE OAKS” / IS NOW A PART OF / BROOKGREEN GARDENS / LOST AT SEA. / MEDALLIC ART CO. - DANBURY, CONN. on lower edge

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems