The|Coinologist.

Always Buying Coins, Currency, and Cool Stuff.

First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Coin | Julia Grant

leave a comment »

Did you know that during the Civil War Julia Grant moved her home often to be as close to her husband as possible while he commanded the Union forces? She even brought her children with her when she thought it was safe enough! Bring history to life with this exquisite gold coin. The obverse features a detailed portrait of the first lady. The reverse features an image that captures the courtship of a young Julia Dent and Ulysses S. Grant. They are seen sharing their love for the outdoors while horseback riding at her family’s plantation, White Haven. This enchanting coin is available in both proof and uncirculated qualities. Enhance your coin collection by ordering today!

Image/Text: U.S. Mint

Written by Robert L. Wilson

June 28, 2011 at 12:28 pm

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: