In honor of the Systems centennial, the United States Mint produced and sold a commemorative medal series to celebrate this historic milestone. The series includes four silver medals and a bronze duplicate of the silver bald eagle medal. The silver medals were produced on commemorative coin silver blanks and were struck in a proof-like condition. All the medals in this series were produced at the Philadelphia Mint.
The medals have a common obverse depicting President Roosevelt while each reverse features either a bald eagle, an elk, a salmon, or canvasback ducks to represent the animal diversity of the Refuge System.
This silver medal is the third of the series of 4 silver medal coins. It is the "SALMON”. The reverse design depicts a leaping salmon in full side viewin the foreground and a second smaller salmon leaping in the background. The inscription “SALMON” is at the upper rim.
The specifications are as follows:
Condition is Brilliant PROOF
Weight is 26.730 grams
Diameter is 1.500 inches - 38.10 mm
Composition is 90% Silver and 10% Copper
Limited Production of 25,000
Complete with hinged velveteen presentation case outer sleeve and COA.
Condition: Outer sleeve has moderate wear with a sticker on the back. the Box, COA and coin are great!
The medal is a beauty and sure to please!!
The Organization President Theodore Roosevelt began the National Wildlife Refuge System by establishing the first refuge at Pelican Island, Florida, on March 14, 1903. The System has served a vital role in the conservation of migratory birds, many endangered and threatened species, and habitats on which fish and wildlife depend.
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