United States Mint Opens Sales for 2013 Native American $1 Coin Products April 23
WASHINGTON - The United States Mint will accept orders for products featuring the 2013 Native American $1 Coin beginning April 23 at noon Eastern Time (ET). The coins in these products - minted at the bureau's facilities in Denver and Philadelphia - are of circulating quality but have never been placed into circulation. Available product options and their prices are as follows:
Native American $1 Coin 25-Coin Roll - "P"
Native American $1 Coin 25-Coin Roll - "D"
Native American $1 Coin 100-Coin Bag - "P"
Native American $1 Coin 100-Coin Bag - "D"
Native American $1 Coin 250-Coin Box - "P"
Native American $1 Coin 250-Coin Box - "D"
Native American $1 Coin 500-Coin Box - "P"
Native American $1 Coin 500-Coin Box - "D"
Orders for the 2013 Native American $1 Coin products will be accepted at the bureau's online catalog at 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 of $4.95, there is an additional shipping charge of $7.95 per box of 500 coins because of its weight.
The 2013 Native American $1 Coin commemorates the Delaware Treaty of 1778. The reverse (tails side) design features a turkey, howling wolf, and turtle - all symbols of the clans of the Delaware Tribe - and a ring of 13 stars to represent the original Colonies. The design includes the inscriptions UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, $1, TREATY WITH THE DELAWARES, and 1778. The obverse (heads side) design retains the "Sacagawea" design first produced in 2000 and the inscriptions LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST.
The United States Mint was created by Congress in 1792. It 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 numismatic products, including proof, uncirculated, and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver and gold bullion coins. The United States Mint's numismatic programs are self-sustaining and operate at no cost to the taxpayer.
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 April 23, 2013, 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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