Eliza Johnson 2011 Bronze Medal 1 5/16 Inchhttp://catalog.usmint.gov/eliza-johnson-2011-bronze-medal-one-5-16-inch-X70.html
- Honors First Lady Eliza Johnson, 1865-1869
- Bronze medal bears the same likeness as the First Spouse Gold Coin
- Measures 1 5⁄16 inches in diameter
Collect the Eliza Johnson Bronze Medal – a 1 5⁄16 inch medal bearing the same likeness of First Lady Eliza Johnson as the First Spouse Gold Coin. Eliza Johnson was the first lady of the United States and the wife of Andrew Johnson, the 17th President of the United States.
The obverse features a portrait of Eliza Johnson and the reverse depicts three children dancing and a Marine Band fiddler playing at the children’s ball that was held for President Johnson’s 60th birthday.
|Design:||Obverse – Joel Iskowitz
Obverse sculpted by Don Everhart
Reverse – Gary Whitley
Reverse sculpted by Phebe Hemphill
|Struck Under Authority of:||Public Law 109-145|
|Place Minted:||Philadelphia Mint (no mint mark)|
|Composition:||90% Copper & 10% Zinc|