Florence Harding 2014 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Proof Coin
- This is the 1st coin released in 2014 in the First Spouse Gold Coin Series
- Features Florence Harding
- Minted at the US Mint at West Point
This product is part of the First Spouse Coin Program program.
The 2014 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Proof Coin – Florence Harding is the first coin released in 2014 in the First Spouse Gold Coin Series and features First Lady Florence Harding. It is a one-half ounce 24-karat gold coin minted in proof quality, giving it a frosted foreground and a mirror-like background. The obverse (heads side) features a portrait of Florence Harding. The reverse (tails side) depicts a torch, pen, camera, ballots and a ballot box, representing Mrs. Harding’s work with veterans, her husband’s campaign and voting.
This coin is encapsulated and packaged in a custom-designed, highly polished, dome-chested, lacquered hardwood presentation case and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.
This marks the eighth year of the First Spouse Gold Coin Series, the US Mint’s first coin program to feature our Nation’s first spouses. A minimum of four one-half ounce, $10 24-karat gold coins will be minted and released annually in the order the spouses served in the position. The coins are minted in proof and uncirculated qualities and are available individually. Each First Spouse Gold Coin coincides with the release of the corresponding circulating Presidential $1 Coin. In 2014, the US Mint will release four coins in the series – Florence Harding, Grace Coolidge, Lou Hoover and, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt.
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|Weight:||0.5000 troy oz.|
|Diameter:||1.043 inches (26.50 mm)|
|Thickness||0.074 inch (1.88 mm)|
|Mint and Mint Mark:||West Point – W|