Muscogee Creek Nation Code Talkers Bronze Medal 1.5 Inchhttp://catalog.usmint.gov/muscogee-creek-nation-code-talkers-bronze-medal-one-one-half-inch-CO3.html
- Miniature bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to the Muscogee Creek Nation Code Talkers
- Beautiful addition to any collection for the military history enthusiast
- Measures 1.5 inches in diameter
The Muscogee Creek Nation Code Talkers 1.5 Inch Bronze Medal makes a beautiful addition to any coin collection or the perfect gift for the World War II history enthusiast.
This medal is a smaller bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Muscogee Creek Nation Code Talkers at a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Building on November 20, 2013, in recognition of their dedication and valor.
The obverse design features a Code Talker speaking on his field phone. The inscription is “MUSCOGEE CREEK NATION CODE TALKERS.”
The reverse design depicts lacrosse sticks and a ball. Lacrosse is recognized as a sport that evolved from Native American games played for training, recreation, religious reasons and settling issues. Inscriptions are “WORLD WAR II” and “ACT OF CONGRESS 2008.”
|Design:||Obverse/Reverse – Paul C. Balan
Obverse Engraver – Phebe Hemphill
Reverse Engraver – Renata Gordon
|Struck Under Authority of:||Public Law 110-420|
|Place Minted:||Philadelphia Mint (no mint mark)|
|Composition:||90% Copper & 10% Zinc|