Abraham Lincoln Bronze Medal 1 5/16 Inchhttp://catalog.usmint.gov/abraham-lincoln-bronze-medal-one-5-16-inch-816.html
- Commemorates Abraham Lincoln’s presidency
- Great for students and history buffs
- Measures 1 5⁄16 inches in diameter
Collect this 1 5⁄16 Inch Abraham Lincoln Bronze Medal, or give it as a gift.
The obverse of the medal features a portrait of Abraham Lincoln with the inscription “ABRAHAM LINCOLN” centered along the border of the medal.
The reverse of the medal features a wreath of oak and laurel within a pearled ring with the inscription “INAUGURATED PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES MARCH 4, 1861. SECOND TERM MARCH 4, 1865. ASSASSINATED APRIL 14, 1865.” Within the wreath is a spray of pine and cedar, circled by a serpent with its tail in its mouth – the Egyptian symbol of eternity and immortality.
|Design:||Obverse – N/A
Reverse – George T. Morgan
|Place Minted:||Philadelphia Mint (no mint mark)|
|Composition:||90% Copper & 10% Zinc|