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2016-W Proof US Mint First Spouse Betty Ford 1/2 oz Gold Coin with Box & CoA

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As First Lady, Betty Ford was a champion for progress and open dialogue. One of the most honest and forthright First Ladies in history, Bettys legacy is now celebrated in this remarkable release from the U.S. Mint. The 38th coin in the First Spouse program, this coin continues the story of Betty Ford for a whole new generation. Provident Metals now has 2016-W Proof US Mint First Spouse Betty Ford 1/2 oz Gold Coins available to you for purchase online.

Coin Highlights:

  • Available in a presentation case and a Certificate of Authenticity!
  • 38th release in the First Spouse coin program!
  • Proof visuals!
  • Contains 1/2 Troy oz of .9999 pure gold.
  • Issued a face value of $10 (USD) from the U.S. government.
  • An effigy of Betty Ford appears on the obverse.
  • A young woman ascends a staircase in the reverse design.

When you order 2016-W Proof US Mint First Spouse Betty Ford 1/2 oz Coins, you will receive a .9999 pure gold specimen that is considered official legal tender. The coins are also proof quality, meaning their fields have a mirrored quality and their devices a frosty appearance. Packaging for this release includes a presentation case and a Certificate of Authenticity from the U.S. Mint.


On the obverse of 2016-W Proof US Mint First Spouse 1/2 oz Gold Coins Betty Ford is depicted in the portrait. This effigy is credited to Barbara Fox, whose initials appear beside it. The obverse also contains inscriptions reading BETTY FORD, LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST, 2016, 38TH, 1974-1977.


The reverse of 2016-W US Mint First Spouse Betty Ford 1/2 oz Gold Coins features a young woman ascending a spiral staircase. This powerful image represents the push toward progress that Betty Ford fought for during her life. There are inscriptions also reading UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, $10, 1/2 OZ .9999 FINE GOLD.


Betty Ford was fearless when it came to tackling difficult subject matters. She was especially open about the topic of addiction, which she herself had struggled with. Betty also spoke with clarity and eloquence on controversial topics such as gun control, womens rights, and abortion. According to surveys, Betty consistently ranks among the most beloved First Spouses in history.


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When the subtotal of your purchase, including applicable discounts, is $199 or more, you receive free shipping for your entire order. In order to receive free shipping on purchases of $199 or more, you must live within the 50 US states. For orders less than $199, a $9.95 shipping fee applies. All products are discreetly packaged and shipped with full insurance included.

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Product Details

Year 2016
Mint Mark W - West Point
Metals Purity .9999
Producer US Mint
Thickness 1.88 mm
Diameter 26.49 mm
Condition Proof
Denomination $10
Country United States
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series First Spouse
Certificate of Authenticity Yes
Packaging Presentation Packaging
Metal Content .5 Troy Ounce
Shipping Orders over $199 Ship Free
Provident ID 4000999