This bronze medal bears the likeness of the Mary Todd Lincoln First Spouse Gold Coin. The obverse features a portrait of Mary Todd Lincoln and the reverse depicts her bringing wounded Union soldiers flowers and books.
Program Information:Program Information:
In 2007, the United States Mint began honoring our Nation’s first spouses by issuing one-half ounce $10 gold coins featuring their images in the order they served as first spouse.
The obverse was designed and sculpted by United States Mint Sculptor-Engraver Phebe Hemphill. The reverse was designed by United States Mint Artistic Infusion Master Designer Joel Iskowitz and sculpted by Phebe Hemphill.
Obverse – Phebe Hemphill Reverse – Joel Iskowitz Obverse sculpted by – Phebe Hemphill
Reverse sculpted by – Phebe Hemphill
Struck Under Authority of:
Public Law 109-145
Philadelphia (no mint mark)
Purchase Information:Purchase Information:
To ensure that all members of the public have fair and equal access to United States Mint products, any order placed prior to the official on-sale date and time of December 2, 2010, at 12:00 noon (ET) shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.