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President Rutherford B. Hayes

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Obv: RUTHERFORD / B. HAYES around a nude bust of Hayes facing left, signed MORGAN on the truncation of the bust, the whole surrounded by a plain raised rim. Rev: · PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES · / (star) / around a laurel wreath enclosing (ornament) / INAUGURATED / MARCH 5. / 1877 /...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III

dated 1877

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Julian PR-19

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 76 mm, 212.6 gm (3 in., 7.5 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1151

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals