Martin Van Buren Presidential Silver Medalhttps://catalog.usmint.gov/martin-van-buren-presidential-silver-medal-S808.html
- Honors President Martin Van Buren
- 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.
Martin Van Buren was the eighth U.S. President, serving from 1837 to 1841. He was nicknamed the “Little Magician.”
The obverse of the medal features a portrait of Martin Van Buren with the inscriptions “MARTIN VAN BUREN,” “PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES,” and “A.D. 1837” alongside the border of the medal.
The reverse 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)|