James Monroe Presidential Silver Medal
- Honors President James Monroe
- One troy ounce of 99.9 percent fine silver
- Measures 1.598 inches in diameter
Collect the Presidential Medal series in 99.9 percent silver
James Monroe, our fifth President, was the last of the Founding Fathers. Early in his administration, his time in office is known as the “Era of Good Feelings” for the peace and booming economy the country enjoyed.
The obverse of the medal features a portrait of James Monroe with the inscriptions “JAMES MONROE,” “PRESIDENT OF THE U.S.” and “A.D. 1817” alongside the border of the medal.
The reverse of the medal features the inscription “PEACE AND FRIENDSHIP,” symbolized by two hands clasped in token of amity. On the cuff of the left wrist are three stripes and buttons; the other wrist is bare. Above the hands, the pipe of peace and the tomahawk are crossed over each other.
Enhance or begin your collection of the United States Presidents with the Presidential Silver Medal series!
|Design:||Obverse Designer: Moritz Furst
Obverse Engraver: Moritz Furst
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Engraver: John Reich
|Struck Under Authority of:||31 U.S.C. § 5111(a)(2)|