SPECIAL ADVISORY: To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19, the Yale University Art Gallery will remain closed until further notice. Learn More

Numismatics
Honorand: Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706–1790, M.A. (HON.) 1753
Engraver: Joseph H. Merriam, American, active 1850–1870

White metal medal of George Washington and Benjamin Franklin

ca. 1865

White metal

12.25 g, 12:00, 31 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.3056
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 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.