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Andrew Jackson (Running Boar)

OBV: PERISH CREDIT. PERISH COMMERCE-1834 around boar galloping in dexter direction upon grassy ground [see register-word(s) undetermined]; body of boar inscribed MY-THIRD HEAT; MY -VICTORY above ; DOWN WITH THE-BANK below whole surrounded by beaded circle REV: MY SUBSTITUTE-FOR THE U.S BANK ,...

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Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse

Hard Times (1833–1844), 1834

Mint

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 9; Low 8

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 29 mm, 10.9 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.38 oz.)

Accession Number

2004.1170

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates