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Numismatics
Honorand: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1781
Mint: Obadiah Westwood, British, active c. 1792 - 1795
Engraver: John Gregory Hancock Sr., British, 1775–1815
Artist: Pierre Eugène Du Simitière, American, born Switzerland, ca. 1736–1784

Coin from Obadiah Westwood

1792

Copper

11 g, 6:00, 30.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
2001.87.2927
Geography: 
Made in England
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
British
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, about 1930; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1930 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.