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.
The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse
Early American (1700–1832), dated 1781, struck about 1810–20
- Designed and engraved by William Mossop Jr., Irish, 1788–1827
Breen 1144, Breton 1013
Diameter and weight: 28 mm, 7.12 gm (1 1/8 in., 0.25 oz.)
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