The United States Mint tomorrow, April 30, 2013, will release two new product options created for special occasions. Beginning at Noon (Eastern) the 2013 United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Set and the 2013 United States Mint Congratulations Set will be available for purchase.
These two sets appear as new annual products from the US Mint. Both contain proof quality coins presented with an illustrated outer sleeve and folder.
Both also feature no mintage limits or household order limits.
Additional details of each set is offered below:
2013 United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Set
The 2013 United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Set contains five 2013-dated coins in proof quality. The coins are encapsulated and affixed to the folder with the obverse and reverse of each coin visible in the folder.
Found in the set are:
- 2013-S Kennedy half-dollar
- 2013-S Mount Rushmore National Memorial Quarter
- 2013-S Roosevelt dime
- 2013-S Jefferson nickel
- 2013-S Lincoln penny
All five coins are struck to proof quality at the US Mint's facility in San Francisco. A certificate of authenticity appears on the back of the folder.
2013 United States Mint Congratulations Set
The 2013 Proof Silver Eagle is encapsulate and attached to the presentation folder with both the obverse and reverse visible. The folder includes images of silver and gold ribbons along with space to write a personalized message.
A certificate of authenticity is printed on the back.
2013 Happy Birthday and Congratulations Set Ordering Details
Those interested in ordering one of the 2013 United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Sets or 2013 United States Mint Congratulations Sets may do so directly from the US Mint, when released. Orders are accepted on the Mint's website of www.usmint.gov or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). A shipping and handling charge of $4.95 per order applies.