WASHINGTON – The United States Mint (Mint) will begin accepting orders for the 2019 American Liberty High Relief Silver Medal™ (product code 19DB) on Aug.15 at noon ETD. The medal is priced at $99.95.
This unique medal is struck at the Philadelphia Mint in 2.5 ounces of 99.9 percent silver, measures two inches in diameter, and has a matte finish.
The medal displays the same modern rendition of the iconic figure of Liberty as the 2019 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin, which also goes on sale on Aug, 15. The obverse (heads) features Liberty with 13 rays of light emanating along her headdress, symbolizing the free and creative spirit of America’s people. Obverse inscriptions are “LIBERTY” and “2019.” The reverse (tails) features a bald eagle as it prepares to land. The reverse inscription is “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.”
Each exquisite medal is packaged in an elegant black lacquered hardwood presentation case and comes with the Mint’s customary Certificate of Authenticity.
Orders will be accepted at catalog.usmint.gov/ and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling 1-888-321-MINT (6468). Information on shipping options is available at catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/shipping.html.
The Mint has limited production of this special medal to 50,000 units. Orders will be limited to one medal per household.
About the United States Mint
Congress created the United States Mint in 1792, and the Mint became part of the Department of the Treasury in 1873. As the Nation’s sole manufacturer of legal tender coinage, the Mint is responsible for producing circulating coinage for the Nation to conduct its trade and commerce. The Mint also produces numismatic products, including: proof, uncirculated, and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; silver and bronze medals; and silver and gold bullion coins. Its 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, the United States Mint will not accept and will not honor orders placed prior to the official on-sale date of Aug. 15, 2019, at noon EDT.