The front side of this Firefighter Challenge Coin has a raised gold 3D Maltese Cross. Inside the cross is the firefighter scramble signifying A firefighters preparedness when called to duty. On the outer edges of the cross are a fire hydrant and hook and ladder which are tools also used by firefighters in accomplishing their task. The outer ring of the coin has the inscribed workds "THE THIN RED LINE" This symbolizes the thin line between life and death that these heros face every day. At the bottom of the coin are two black bands with a thin red line to memorilize those who have give the ultimate sacrifice.
The back side of this Firefighter Challenge Coin has an 3D images of Saint Florian, the Patron Saint of firefighters, a firetruck, a firefighter in full gear, a fire hydrant and crossed axes. Each item was carefully choosen to represent firefighters, the tools they use and their strong faith. The outer ring has the firefighter motto.. HONOR, COURAGE, SACRIFICE, DUTY with a flame between each word symbolizing the danger they face every day.
This Firefighter Challenge Coin would be a great piece to carry with you every day, display it in your coin rack with pride, or give as a gift the that special loved one.
This Firefighter Challenge Coin has the following features
- Die Struck with Shiny Nickel Finish
- Petal cut edges
- 3D images
- Comes in a soft plastic pouch
- Just over 1.75" in diameter