WASHINGTON — The United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set – Herbert Hoover (product code XU3) will be available for purchase beginning Oct. 16 at noon Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
The set is priced at $9.95 and includes one uncirculated Herbert Hoover Presidential $1 Coin and one bronze medal with the same likeness of Mrs. Lou Hoover that appears on the First Spouse Gold Coin struck in her honor. The coin and medal are enclosed in a durable plastic card that is enhanced with beautiful representations of the portraits of the President and Mrs. Hoover. Historical information is printed on the back.
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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 Oct. 16, 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.