John Adams Presidential Silver Medalhttps://catalog.usmint.gov/john-adams-presidential-silver-medal-S802.html
- Honors President John Adams
- One troy ounce of 99.9 percent fine silver
- Measures 1.6 inches in diameter
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After service as the first Vice President, John Adams was elected to succeed George Washington and became the second President of the United States.
The obverse of the medal features a portrait of John Adams with the inscriptions “JOHN ADAMS PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES” and “A.D. 1797” 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 with buttons, each button carrying the American eagle; 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: N/A
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Engraver: N/A
|Struck Under Authority of:||31 U.S.C. § 5111(a)(2)|