William J. Clinton (1993)


A detailed guide to the Medals can be found here — The Book.  Also, the Medals are discussed on this Coin World podcast and this Newman Numismatic Portal Symposium presentation.

Obverse: Profile of President William J. Clinton

Reverse: Natural Scene and Seal of the Office of the President / “42nd President of the United States of America” / “Inaugurated January 20, 1993”

Edgemark: “(c) 1993 P.I.C.” / “Hoffman & Hoffman – Carmel, CA – Bronze – HH”

Size: 70mm

Designer: Jesse Wallace Corsault

Medallist: Hoffman & Hoffman

Mintage: 2 (Gold) / (Silver) / (Bronze)

  • The Official 1993 Presidential Inaugural Medal included a Certificate of Authenticy dated January 1, 1993 and signed by Ronald H. Brown, Chairman of the Presidential Inaugural Committee.
  • The scene depicted on the reverse is intended to capture “America the Beautiful.”
  • Hoffman & Hoffman is the largest private mint on the West Coast and the 1993 Clinton Medal has been its sole foray into inaugural medals.
  • The 1993 medal reversed the trend of offering multiple commemorative sizes – only one size was offered.

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