Numismatics
Honorand: George Washington, American, 1732–1799
After: Benjamin Duvivier, French, 1730–1819
Engraver: Abraham Demarest, American, active 1859–80
Manufacturer: James Crutchett, American, active ca. 1859–80, died 1889

Copper electrotype medal of George Washington and his tomb at Mount Vernon (Crutchett medal)

ca. 1865

Copper electrotype

328.73 g, 12:00, 93 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Gilbert Steinberg
2001.87.2941
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Gilbert Steinberg, to about 1984; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1984 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

William S. Baker, Medallic Portraits of Washington, 2nd (Philadelphia: Robert M. Lindsay, 1885), no. 28.

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.