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Numismatics
Manufacturer: Whitehead and Hoag Company, American, 1892–ca. 1963
After: Jean-Antoine Houdon, French, 1741–1828
Honorand: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1781

Christmas and New Year Card of Whitehead & Hoag Co. with bronze store card commemorating bicentennial of Washington’s birth

1932

Bronze

12.14 g, 12:00, 25 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.2952
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

William S. Baker, Medallic Portraits of Washington, 2nd (Philadelphia: Robert M. Lindsay, 1885), 282, no. 721.

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.