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Numismatics
Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Publisher: United States Congress, American, founded 1774
Subject: Washington Monument Association, American, founded 1833
After: Jean-Antoine Houdon, French, 1741–1828

Medal Commemorating the centennial of George Washington’s death

1904

Bronze

36.55 g, 12:00, 41 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
2001.87.2965
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th 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.

Bibliography: 

William S. Baker, Medallic Portraits of Washington, 2nd (Philadelphia: Robert M. Lindsay, 1885), no. 1826.

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