Numismatics
Subject: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1822
Engraver: George Hampden Lovett, American, 1824–1894

Copper Medal of George Washington Centennial

1875

Copper

24.93 g, 12:00, 39.7 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
2001.87.19845
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Status: 
By appointment
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), 75, no. 160.

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