WASHINGTON — Collectors can begin placing their orders for the 2013 United States Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set on November 14, at noon Eastern Time (ET). The coins in the set are presented in a folder with brief descriptions of each. A Certificate of Authenticity is printed on the back of the folder.
The set includes the following six $1 coins in production this year:
- Four Presidential $1 Coins struck at the United States Mint at Philadelphia. The obverses (heads sides) have the images of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and Woodrow Wilson, while the common reverses (tails sides) all have a striking rendition of the Statue of Liberty.
- One Native American $1 Coin struck at the United States Mint at Denver. The obverse features the image of Sacagawea, and the reverse features a turkey, howling wolf, and turtle (all symbols of the clans of the Delaware Tribe), as well as a ring of 13 stars to represent the original Colonies.
- One American Eagle Silver Coin struck at the United States Mint at West Point. The obverse depicts Adolph Weinman’s image of Walking Liberty, and the reverse depicts the heraldic eagle with shield, an olive branch in the right talon, and arrows in the left.
The 2013 United States Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set is priced at $44.95. Orders will be accepted at the bureau’s online catalog, http://www.usmint.gov/catalog, and at 1–800–USA–MINT (872–6468). Hearing– and speech–impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling 1–888–321–MINT (6468). A fee of $4.95 will be added to all domestic orders for shipping and handling costs.
The United States Mint was created by Congress in 1792 and became part of the Department of the Treasury in 1873. 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 November 14, 2013, 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.