SPECIAL ADVISORY: The Yale University Art Gallery is open to the public with expanded hours on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays and offers access to Yale ID holders on weekdays. Learn More

Numismatics
Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Engraver: Benjamin Duvivier, French, 1730–1819
After: Jean-Antoine Houdon, French, 1741–1828
After: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1781

Medal, Washington before Boston (restrike)

1863–89

Bronze

126.46 g, 12:00, 68 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.399
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century after an 18th century original
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

William S. Baker, Medallic Portraits of Washington, 2nd (Philadelphia: Robert M. Lindsay, 1885), 30, no. 48.

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.