WASHINGTON — The 2014 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set (product code PE4) will be available for purchase starting Feb. 18 at noon Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Orders will be accepted at http://www.usmint.gov/catalog and at 1–800–USA–MINT (872–6468), while hearing– and speech–impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1–888–321–MINT. A fee of $4.95 will be added to all domestic orders for shipping and handling.
The United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set is priced at $18.95. The set contains four proof quality Presidential $1 Coins from the United States Mint at San Francisco. The coins feature the portraits of Presidents Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, and Franklin D. Roosevelt on the obverse (heads side).
Each Presidential $1 Coin has a common reverse (tails side) design featuring a striking rendition of the Statue of Liberty. The coins have large, dramatic artwork, as well as edge–incused inscriptions that include the year of minting or issuance, E PLURIBUS UNUM, and the mint mark. The motto IN GOD WE TRUST appears on the obverse of the coin.
The United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set is also available for purchase through the bureau’s Online Subscription Program. This year, the bureau is offering a 10 percent discount on subscription orders for this set, reducing the subscription–only price to $17.05. The discount applies to new and existing subscriptions. Visit http://www.usmint.gov/catalogfor additional details about the subscription program.
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 Feb. 18, 2014, noon EST, 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.