United States Mint Set to Release Grover Cleveland Presidential $1 Coin Product Options on May 25
WASHINGTON - On May 25 at noon Eastern Time (ET), the United States Mint will accept orders for several Presidential $1 Coin product options honoring Grover Cleveland (first term). The product options are:
Presidential $1 Coin 25-Coin Roll
Presidential $1 Coin 100-Coin Bag
Presidential $1 Coin 250-Coin Box
Presidential $1 Coin 500-Coin Box
All product options contain circulating quality coins that have never been released into circulation from either the United States Mint facility at Philadelphia or Denver. Packaging displays the name of the President, the mint of origin ("P" or "D") and the face value of the contents. Both the obverse (heads side) and the reverse (tails side) designs of the first Grover Cleveland Presidential $1 Coin are by United States Mint Sculptor-Engraver Don Everhart. In addition to President Cleveland's portrait, the obverse design includes the inscriptions GROVER CLEVELAND, IN GOD WE TRUST, 22nd PRESIDENT and 1885-1889. The coin's reverse features a dramatic rendition of the Statue of Liberty and the inscriptions UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and $1. The inscriptions 2012, E PLURIBUS UNUM and the mint of origin are incused on the edge.
Orders will be accepted at the United States Mint's online catalog, http://www/usmint.gov/catalog, or at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing- and speech-impaired customers may order by calling 1-888-321-MINT (6468). All domestic orders will be assessed a shipping and handling fee of $4.95 per order. In addition to the standard shipping and handling fee, there is an additional shipping charge of $7.95 per box of 500 coins because of its weight.
Customers may also purchase collectible rolls of future Presidential $1 Coins through the bureau's Online Subscription Program. For more information about this convenient ordering method, please visit http://www.usmint.gov/catalog.
The United States Mint, created by Congress in 1792, is the Nation's sole manufacturer of legal tender coinage and is responsible for producing circulating coinage for the Nation to conduct its trade and commerce. The United States Mint also produces proof, uncirculated and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver, gold and platinum bullion coins.
Note: To ensure that all members of the public have fair and equal access to United States Mint products, orders placed prior to the official on-sale date and time of May 25, 2012, at noon ET, shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored. For more information, please review the United States Mint's Frequently Asked Questions, Answer ID #175.
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