Founded in 1790, the United States Coast Guard has served as the nation’s elite maritime security force for more than 200 years.
Always ready to protect America’s freedom at a moment’s notice, the U.S. Coast Guard serves as a vital front line force, safeguarding America’s shores and propelling American forces to victory overseas.
The ultimate combination of form and function, this unique coin knife is a compelling tribute to the skilled sailors, fearless aviators, and master technicians of the United States Coast Guard, whose relentless pursuit of excellence strengthens America’s security. It features sturdy, stainless steel blades that fold neatly into a uniquely shaped die-struck handle.
Minted on the obverse is a compelling montage that symbolizes the awesome strength and amazing versatility of the U.S. Coast Guard. The reverse bears the Coast Guard Seal. Struck in MerlinGold,® a proprietary brass alloy that simulates the look and feel of gold, the handle is finished in antique bronze.
- Average weight: 1.4 oz
- Length closed: 1 1/2″ (39mm)
- Length open: 2 1/2″ (65mm)
- Blade length: approximately 1″
This is a surplus NWTM item, packaging may vary.