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President Ulysses S. Grant

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Obv: ULYSSES / S. GRANT. around a nude bust of Grant facing right, signed W & C BARBER in the field below the truncation of the shoulder, the whole surounded by a plain raised rim. Rev: · PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES · / (ornament) / around a laurel wreath enclosing INAUGURATED / FIRST TERM...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III

dated 1873

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Julian PR-15

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 77 mm, 220.2 gm (3 1/16 in., 7.77 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1150

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals