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2013 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Proof Coin | Ellen Wilson is here!

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The fourth released in 2013, the Ellen Wilson First Spouse Gold Coin features a portrait of Ellen Wilson. The reverse features an image of roses with the White House in the background, a tribute to Mrs. Wilson’s creation of the White House Rose Garden. Offered in proof and uncirculated qualities, this coin is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 22, 2013 at 12:22 pm

2013 First Spouse Bronze Medal Series Five-Medal Set

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This set includes one each of the 2013 1-5/16-inch First Spouse Bronze Medals, on which the obverses (heads) bear the likenesses of this year’s First Spouse Gold Coins – Ida McKinley, Edith Roosevelt, Helen Taft, Ellen Wilson and Edith Wilson. The medals are packaged in mylar®, inserted into a folded card containing product information, and placed into a custom-made envelope. This set is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 22, 2013 at 8:22 am

United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set | Theodore Roosevelt

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The 2013 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set – Theodore Roosevelt includes an uncirculated Theodore Roosevelt Presidential $1 Coin and the Edith Roosevelt bronze medal bearing a likeness of the First Spouse Gold Coin. The coin and medal are held in a durable plastic card enhanced with beautiful representations of the President’s and first spouse’s portraits, with issuance information on the back. This set is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 21, 2013 at 12:21 pm

2013 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Proof Coin | Edith Roosevelt is here!

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The second released in 2013, the Edith Roosevelt First Spouse Gold Coin features a portrait of Edith Roosevelt. The reverse features the White House with a slightly off-center column and compass, representing Mrs. Roosevelt’s work in the restoration of the White House in 1902.  Offered in proof and uncirculating qualities, this coin is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 21, 2013 at 9:11 am

2013 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set | William Howard Taft

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The 2013 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set – William Howard Taft includes an uncirculated William Howard Taft Presidential $1 Coin and the Helen Taft bronze medal bearing a likeness of the First Spouse Gold Coin. The coin and medal are held in a durable plastic card enhanced with beautiful representations of the President’s and first spouse’s portraits, with issuance information on the back. This set is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 20, 2013 at 12:20 pm

2013 Coin and Chronicles Set | Theodore Roosevelt

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The 2013 Coin and Chronicles Set – Theodore Roosevelt  honors our 26th President– a Rough Rider, conservationist, and chief executive. This coin and medals set is perfect for any history buff! It includes one proof quality 2013 Theodore Roosevelt Presidential $1 Coin, a Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Medal struck in .999 fine silver (the first time in United States Mint history!), a 1.5” National Wildlife Refuge System Centennial Bronze Medal (Bald Eagle) and a print honoring President Roosevelt’s military service. Also included is an educational booklet on Roosevelt highlighting his legacy as a soldier, statesman and conservationist. This set, housed in a handsome, sophisticated package that showcases the coin and medals in a manner that is display and gift-worthy, is available to order today.

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2013 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set | Woodrow Wilson

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The 2013 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set – Woodrow Wilson includes an uncirculated Woodrow Wilson $1 Coin and an Ellen Wilson Bronze Medal bearing a likeness of the First Spouse Gold Coin. The coin and medal are held in a durable plastic card enhanced with beautiful representations of their portraits, with issuance information on the back.
This set is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 19, 2013 at 12:19 pm

2013 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Proof Coin | Edith Wilson is here!

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2013-first-spouse-one-half-oz-gold-proof-coin-edith_original_cropThe fifth released in 2013, the Edith Wilson First Spouse Gold Coin obverse features a portrait of Edith Wilson. The reverse depicts Mrs. Wilson supporting her husband, who had suffered a stroke. His right hand holds a cane, while her left hand rests warmly on his. Offered in proof and uncirculated qualities, this coin is available today.

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 19, 2013 at 8:21 am

2013 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Circulating Coin Set

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An ideal set for anyone who loves our national parks and sites, the 2013 America the Beautiful Quarters Circulating Coin Set honors White Mountain National Forest in New Hampshire, Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial in Ohio, Great Basin National Park in Nevada, Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine in Maryland and Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota.  This set comes in specially designed packaging for easy removal to save in albums or other collecting tools. A great gift idea or add the set to your own collection. Available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 18, 2013 at 12:18 pm

2013 United States Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set

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Offered for a second year by the United States Mint, the packaging has been improved for 2013 to better secure the coins in the set and protect the lens. This set includes an American Eagle One Ounce Silver Proof Coin containing one ounce of .999 fine silver; five America the Beautiful Quarters® (honoring White Mountain National Forest in New Hampshire, Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial in Ohio, Great Basin National Park in Nevada, Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine in Maryland, and Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota); one Kennedy half-dollar; and a Roosevelt dime. The quarters, half-dollar and dime are all in 90 percent silver. Eight coins in stunning proof quality, this set is available to order today!

Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 18, 2013 at 10:18 am

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