WASHINGTON — Sales will open for the 2014 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Uncirculated Set (product code XE8) beginning May 6, at noon Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
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 2014 set is priced at $16.95 and contains coins with the dramatic portraits of former Presidents Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, and Franklin D. Roosevelt on the obverses (heads sides). The set contains eight coins – four each from the United States Mint facilities at Philadelphia (“P” mint mark) and Denver (“D” mint mark). The reverse (tails side) of each coin features a striking rendition of the iconic Statue of Liberty, common to all Presidential $1 Coins. Each coin is encased in a protective, rotatable blister, allowing full visibility of the edge–incused inscriptions E PLURIBUS UNUM, 2014, and the mint mark. The inscription IN GOD WE TRUST is displayed on the obverse.
The United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Uncirculated Set also is available for purchase through the bureau’s Online Subscription Program. This year, the United States Mint is offering a 10 percent discount on subscription orders for this product, reducing the subscription–only price to $15.25. Subscription order for the 2014 set must be in by May 4, 2014. Additional information about the Online Subscription Program is available at http://www.usmint.gov/catalog.
About the United States Mint
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 May 6, 2014, at noon EDT 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.