Three Dollar Gold Piece (Type I)
U.S. Federal Issue
Designed and engraved by James Barton Longacre (American, 1794–1869)
Mint: New Orleans, Louisiana, 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