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Washington North Wales Copper

Obv: Bust of Washington facing left, enclosed by GEORGIVS WASHINGTON, the whole surrounded by a plain rim Rev: NORTH WALES around a crowned harp with two rosettes at either side of the base, the whole surrounded by a plain rim Edge: plain

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green

Early American (1700–1832)

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 1294; Baker 34

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