United States Mint Features New 8–8–08 Double Prosperity Set and More at ANA World’s Fair of Money® in Baltimore

July 28, 2008

Washington — There will be products galore at the United States Mint booth #152 at the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World’s Fair of Money® July 30–August 3, 2008. It is a great time to purchase a special gift or add a new item to your collection.

Be among the first to get the 8–8–08 Double Prosperity Set, the latest product in the United States Mint Celebration Series, starting Friday, Aug. 1. The 8–8–08 Double Prosperity Set features one 24–karat American Buffalo One–Half Ounce Gold Uncirculated Coin and one 22–karat American Eagle One–Half Ounce Gold Uncirculated Coin.

Visitors to the United States Mint’s booth can also purchase proof and uncirculated versions of 2008–dated American Eagle Gold and Platinum Coins and 24–karat American Buffalo Gold Coins. For American Eagle and American Buffalo Gold Coins, available options include one ounce ($50 denomination), one–half ounce ($25 denomination), one–quarter ounce ($10 denomination) and one–tenth ounce ($5 denomination) weights. Four–coin sets of each product, containing one coin in each weight, will also be on hand. This year is the first time American Buffalo Gold Coins are available in fractional weights.

The United States Mint’s booth will carry an assortment of Presidential $1 Coin products and sets featuring the final quarters in the 50 State Quarters Program. Available options include the 2008–dated Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set™, the Presidential $1 Coin Uncirculated Set®, the United States Mint 50 State Quarters Proof Set™ and the United States Mint Uncirculated Coin Set®. Rolls of Presidential $1 Coins and the Arizona commemorative quarter–dollar coins also will be available.

Products available at the United States Mint booth include.

8–8–08 Double Prosperity Set
American Buffalo Gold Coins – proof and uncirculated, all denominations
American Eagle Platinum 10th Anniversary Set
American Eagle Platinum and Gold Coins – proof and uncirculated, all denominations
American Eagle Silver Proof Coin
Arizona Quarter Two–Roll Set

Bald Eagle Commemorative Coins – Proof and Uncirculated – Silver, Gold and Clad Coins
Collecting America’s Coins: Beginner Basics Set
First Day Coin Covers
– Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arizona
First Spouse Gold Proof and Uncirculated Coins and Bronze Medals – all released to date
Golden Dollar featuring Sacagawea and Kennedy Half–Dollar Rolls
United States Mint Proof Set®
United States Mint 50 State Quarters Proof Set™

United States Mint Silver Proof Set™
United States Mint 50 State Quarters Silver Proof Set™
United States Mint Uncirculated Coin Set®
Assorted Presidential $1 Coin Products*
– including the Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set™, Presidential $1 Coin Uncirculated Set®, United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Historical Signature Set™, United States Mint Presidential $1 Coins–Individual Proof Coins, First Day Coin Covers, and 25 –Coin Rolls (P&D)
Assorted Bronze Medals – including Tuskegee Airmen, Byron Nelson, Dalai Lama and Michael DeBakey
Presidential Medals Album

United States Mint products also may be purchased online at www.usmint.gov or by calling 1–800–USA–MINT (872–6468). Hearing– and speech–impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling 1–888–321–MINT (6468).

*Note: Coins featured in these products may vary.


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