Lincoln Memorial Cent (Reverse) Design

Description (Brief)
With a few quick pencil marks, Frank Gasparro's idea is transformed from a thought to a visual representation for the obverse of the Lincoln Memorial cent.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1958
artist
Gasparro, Frank
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
back white mat: 27.9 cm x 21.6 cm; 11 in x 8 1/2 in
smaller white paper: 12.6 cm x 7.6 cm; 4 15/16 in x 3 in
image: 7 cm; 2 3/4 in
ID Number
2009.0005.011
catalog number
2009.0005.011
accession number
2009.0005
Credit Line
Christina Gasparro Hansen
subject
Art - Currency
See more items in
Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
Art of Gasparro
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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