We are pleased to announce the availability of the limited-edition 2012 Star-Spangled Banner Bicentennial Silver Dollar Set. This collector’s keepsake contains a proof Star-Spangled Banner Silver Dollar, a reproduction of one of Francis Scott Key’s original manuscripts of his poem "The Star-Spangled Banner," the lyrics to the "Star-Spangled Banner," and information about our national anthem against colorful artwork depicting the battle between United States and British forces for Fort McHenry. There will only be 50,000 units sold, so make sure you get yours today! Find out more about this special set and the commemorative coins honoring the U.S. national anthem by visiting us online.
Rediscover the excitement of coin collecting when you purchase the 2012 United States Mint Silver Proof Set. Each set contains 14 coins in stunning proof quality displayed in three protective lenses. Produced at the United States Mint at San Francisco, each 2012-dated coin bears the "S" mint mark. The quarters, half-dollar and dime are struck in 90 percent silver. View the 2012 United States Mint Silver Proof Set and other products by visiting us online at www.usmint.gov. Don’t forget that you can also stay updated on United States Mint product releases on Facebook and Twitter!
The United States Mint is now offering a special new two-coin set featuring an American Eagle Silver Reverse Proof Coin. This exquisite set also contains one traditional American Eagle Silver Proof Coin, and both are minted at the United States Mint at San Francisco. The United States Mint will only be accepting orders through 5 p.m. ET on July 5 for this unique set. Additional information about the set and the reverse proof finish can be found on our Web site.
Coin enthusiasts with a taste for history may now purchase the 2012 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set. Each set features coins honoring Presidents Chester Arthur, Grover Cleveland (first term and second terms) and Benjamin Harrison. The 2012 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set is the sixth annual set of an exciting series honoring past U.S. Presidents in the order in which they served. The 2012 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set makes the perfect gift for you, a family member or friend.
New and experienced collectors can now enhance their collections with the addition of the 2012 Grover Cleveland $1 Coin Cover. The limited-edition coin cover is the 22nd issue in the series and features two Grover Cleveland $1 Coins from the first day of production at the United States Mint facilities at Philadelphia and Denver mounted on a handsome display card inside an envelope with a 45-cent postage stamp. Visit us online at www.usmint.gov/catalog to update your collection with the 2012 Grover Cleveland First Day Coin Cover.
Coin enthusiasts can now purchase 2012-dated American Eagle One Ounce Gold Uncirculated Coins. These coins are collector versions of the official United States Mint American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins. With a finish similar to their bullion coin counterparts, the one ounce 22-karat coins bear the "W" mint mark indicating their production at the United States Mint at West Point. The coins are encapsulated in plastic and placed in a protective presentation case and accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Don’t miss out on this popular collector coin -- visit our online catalog and purchase yours today!
|07/09/2012||2012 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin™ – Chaco Culture (NM)|
|08/02/2012||2012 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin|
|08/13/2012||2012 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin™ – Acadia (ME)|
|08/16/2012||Presidential $1 Coin Bags, Rolls & Boxes – Benjamin Harrison|
|08/27/2012||America the Beautiful Quarters® Bags and Rolls – Hawai’i Volcanoes (HI)|
The Acadia National Park quarter features the Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, located on the main island. Even though most of the park is located on islands, Bass Harbor Head is the only lighthouse in the park.
Plinky the Mint Pig presents this coin as the June Coin of the Month so kids (and adults!) can start learning about this park, with its islands, inlets, wildlife, scenery, history...even a mountain! Don't miss the Acadia National Park quarter as Coin of the Month!
Why do we celebrate Independence Day on the fourth of July? What do Presidents Adams and Jefferson have in common? Which signer of the Declaration of Independence also invented bifocals? ...And what are bifocals?
So many questions...and all of these and more are answered on the Independence Day page! Here, kids can learn about historic and modern coins that feature the statesmen who shaped our history.
The article and interactive quizzes and links on this page tell a lot about this country’s history and will add to your July 4 celebrations. So bring your kids to the United States Mint H.I.P. Pocket Change™ Independence Day page!