WASHINGTON — The United States Mint will open sales for the 2015 Coin and Chronicles Set–Dwight D. Eisenhower (product code AX2) on Aug. 11 at noon Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
The set contains the following:
- One 2015 Eisenhower Presidential $1 Reverse Proof Coin–available only in this set.
- One Eisenhower Presidential Medal struck in .999 fine silver.
- One U.S. postage stamp issued in 1969 to pay tribute to President Eisenhower.
- One booklet with images of Eisenhower’s life and presidency.
The Eisenhower Presidential $1 Reverse Proof Coin will bear the “P” mint mark indicating its production at the United States Mint at Philadelphia. The silver medal will also be produced at the Philadelphia facility but will have no mint mark.
Mintage for this set is limited to 17,000 units. Orders will be limited to two units per household. The bureau will re–evaluate the order limit over the period this set is available for sale.
The 2015 Coin and Chronicles Set–Dwight D. Eisenhower is priced at $57.95. Orders will only be accepted at https://catalog.usmint.gov/coin–programs/presidential–dollar–coins/ and at 1–800–USA–MINT (872–6468), while hearing– and speech–impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1–888–321–MINT. This set will not be available at sales counters. Please visit the United States Mint website for information about shipping options: https://catalog.usmint.gov/customer–service/shipping.html.
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 taxpayers.
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 Aug. 11, 2015, at noon EDT, shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.