Sales will open for the new Coin Discovery Set – An Introduction to Coin Collecting (product code YC1) on Dec. 16 at noon Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Priced at $24.95, the set includes three 2014 Kennedy half-dollars in three different qualities – proof, uncirculated and circulating – with tubes for the collector’s own quarters, a magnifying glass, and cotton gloves.
An educational booklet explaining the coin production process and the different finishes is also included. The box that holds the contents of this set also can be used to store any of the United States Mint’s proof sets.
Orders will be accepted at http://catalog.usmint.gov and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468).
Hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1-888-321-MINT. Please visit the United States Mint website for more information on our new shipping options: catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/shipping.html.
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 December 16, 2014, at noon EST, shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.
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