The First Spouse coins from the U.S. Mint have a face value of $10 and contain 1/2 oz of pure 24 karat gold, making the metal value alone worth quite a bit on the bullion market. Since very few of the coins have been certified in perfect MS70 condition by NGC, demand has been rising and they could prove to be the type of "sleeper coins" that expert investors seek out.
Florence Mabel Harding was the first lady of the United States from 1921 to 1923 as the wife of President Warren G. Harding. Mrs. Harding was known for inventing the idea of paperboys from her work at the Marion, Ohio newspaper when her husband fell ill. She was the first, First Lady to be able to vote for her husband in a presidential election. Mrs. Harding passed away November 21, 1924 at the age of 64.
Obverse: Features Florence Harding
Reverse: Features multiple facets of Mrs. Harding’s life, including stylized ballots and ballot box, camera, torch, and initials referencing World War I veterans.