Celebrate the 80th anniversary of Washington, D.C.'s Jefferson Memorial – which opened in 1943 – with this dramatic challenge coin!
- The obverse depicts a dramatic view of Jefferson's statue inside the memorial, along with the quote i have sworn upon the altar of god eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man
- The memorial's façade is shown before a bright blue background on the reverse
- Above, a Latin quote from Jefferson's coat of arms is shown, which translates to "he who gives life, gives liberty"
- Available only from Littleton
- Each coin measures an impressive 1 1/4" in diameter and comes in an acrylic capsule
This fitting tribute to the principal author of the Declaration of Independence will please Jefferson nickel collectors and history buffs alike!