WASHINGTON — The United States Mint will release collectible bags and rolls featuring Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential $1 Coins on Aug. 18 at noon Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
All product options contain circulating quality $1 coins from the bureau’s facilities at Philadelphia or Denver that have never been placed into circulation. The packaging displays the name of the President, the mint of origin (“P” or “D”), and the face value of the contents. Available product options and their prices are as follows:
|PRODUCT OPTION||PRODUCT CODE||PRICE|
|Presidential $1 Coin 25–Coin Roll – P||LJ1||$32.95|
|Presidential $1 Coin 25–Coin Roll – D||LJ2||$32.95|
|Presidential $1 Coin 250–Coin Box – P||LJ3||$275.95|
|Presidential $1 Coin 250–Coin Box – D||LJ4||$275.95|
|Presidential $1 Coin 100–Coin Bag – P||LJ5||$111.95|
|Presidential $1 Coin 100–Coin Bag – D||LJ6||$111.95|
There is no household order limit for these products. Customer demand will determine the number of coins minted.
Orders will be accepted at the United States Mint online catalog at https://catalog.usmint.gov/coin–programs/presidential–dollar–coins/, while hearing– and speech–impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling 1–888–321–MINT (6468). Information about shipping options is available online at https://catalog.usmint.gov/customer–service/shipping.html.
The obverse (heads side) of the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential $1 Coin features a forward facing portrait of Lyndon B. Johnson with the inscriptions “LYNDON B. JOHNSON,” “In God We Trust,” “36th PRESIDENT,” and “1963 – 1969.” The obverse was designed and sculpted by United States Mint Sculptor–Engraver Michael Gaudioso.
The coin’s reverse (tails side) features a rendition of the Statue of Liberty, designed and sculpted by United States Mint Sculptor–Engraver Don Everhart.
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. 18, 2015, noon EDT shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.