First Spouse 2016 Bronze Medal Serieshttps://catalog.usmint.gov/first-spouse-2016-bronze-medal-series-16MA.html
- Set features bronze medals honoring First Ladies Patricia Nixon, Betty Ford, and Nancy Reagan
- Bronze medals bear likenesses of the First Spouse Gold Coins
- Each medal measures 15/16” in diameter
The 2016 First Spouse Bronze Medal Series, this three–medal set includes one each of the 2016 15/16 inch First Spouse Bronze Medals. The obverses and reverses bear the likenesses of this year’s First Spouse Gold Coins honoring Patricia Nixon, Betty Ford, and Nancy Reagan. The medals are packaged in Mylar®, inserted into a folded card containing product information, and placed in a custom–made envelope.
Reverse features stylized figures standing hand–in–hand surrounding a globe, symbolizing Mrs. Nixon’s commitment to volunteerism around the world.
Reverse features a young woman ascending a staircase, representing Mrs. Ford’s openness and advocacy regarding addiction, breast cancer awareness, and the rights of women.
Reverse features Mrs. Reagan with her arms around two children during her anti–drug campaign to “just say no.”
|Struck Under Authority of:||Public Law 109–145|
|Place Minted:||Philadelphia (no mint mark)|
|Composition:||90% Copper, 10% Zinc|