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Braided Hair Coronet type

Obvers of 1842, reverse of 1844

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

U.S. Federal Issue, 1843

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

2004.738

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins