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Numismatics
Engraver: Jonathan M. Swanson, American, born 1888
Mint: Medallic Art Company, American, founded 1903
Publisher: Guttag Brothers, American, active 1921–1929
Honorand: Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809–1865
Subject: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1781

Bronze store card of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln for the International Philatelic Exhibition, advertising Guttag Bros., New York

1926

Bronze

8.72 g, 12:00, 30 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.2976
Geography: 
Made in Dayton, Nevada, 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), no. 730.

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.