Why add the 2017 Teddy Roosevelt Rough Rider National Park 1 oz. Silver Proof Medal NGC GEM Proof Mercanti-Signed Label to your collection?
This stunning 2017 Teddy Roosevelt Rough Rider National Park 1 oz. Silver Proof Medal was determined to be in GEM Proof condition by the experts at Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). This remarkable example features the John M. Mercanti Hand-Signed Label. The medal was struck to proof quality on behalf of the National Parks Foundation by the artisans at Britain's Royal Mint and has a low mintage of 1000 units!
The 'Rough Rider' Rides Again
The obverse of the medal features an interpretation of the timeless Alexander Proctor Rough Rider Theodore Roosevelt bronze monument. A young Mr. Roosevelt is featured proudly wearing the Rough Rider uniform while on horseback. The reverse of the medal features the iconic symbol of the American West, the Water Buffalo. The Water Buffalo stands as a symbol of power and freedom and brings to mind the era of "Go West, Young Man" and the growing pains of the most remarkable Nation on Earth.
Gem Proof Beauty, Mercanti Hand Signature
The National Parks Foundation commissioned John M. Mercanti, the now-retired 12th Chief Engraver of the U.S. Mint to design both sides of this issue. To honor that creation, his hand-signed label is included with this offering.
Order your NGC Gem Proof 2017 Teddy Roosevelt Rough Rider National Park 1 oz. Silver Proof Medal featuring the John M. Mercanti-Signed Label from ModernCoinMart today.
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Label/Signature:||Mercanti Signed Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Teddy Roosevelt on Horseback|
|Reverse Design:||Great Plains Buffalo|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||John M. Mercanti|