Numismatics
Mint: United States Mint, founded 1792
Subject: Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, French, 1757–1834
Subject: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1822
Artist: William Barber, American, born England, 1807–1879

Lafayette Dollar

1900

Silver

26.72 g, 6:00, 37.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of E. L. Sampter
2001.87.29069
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

E. L. Sampter, to 1972; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1972–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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