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Matron Head type

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, 1832

  • Designed and engraved by Robert Scot, American (born in Scotland), 1745–1823
  • and John Reich, American (born in Bavaria), 1768–1833
Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

2004.730

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins