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President Benjamin Harrison

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Obv: Benjamin / Harrison around a bust of Harrison facing left, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim. Rev: A laurel wreath enclosing INAUGURATED / PRESIDENT / OF THE / UNITED STATES / MARCH 4 / 1889, the whole surrounded by a beaded rim. Edge: plain.

Provenance

Cornelius C. Vermeule, III, by 1971; to the MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III

dated 1889

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Julian PR-24

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 77 mm, 219 gm (3 1/16 in., 7.73 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1153

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals