WASHINGTON – Sales will open for the 2016 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set™- Richard M. Nixon (product code 16PD) on March 3 at noon Eastern Time (ET).
This set includes an uncirculated Richard M. Nixon Presidential $1 Coin and a bronze medal with the same likeness of Patricia Nixon that appears on the First Spouse Gold Coin struck in her honor. The coin and medal are held in a durable plastic card enhanced with portraits of the President and Mrs. Nixon. Issuance information is on the back of the card.
The 2016 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set™- Richard M. Nixon is priced at $9.95. Orders will be accepted at https://catalog.usmint.gov/ and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468), while hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1-888-321-MINT. Information about shipping options is available at 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 March 3, 2016, at noon ET, shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.