Sales for the 2013 Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal
set began at noon Eastern Time Nov. 26 at the United States Mint. The
set features President Theodore Roosevelt and first lady Edith Roosevelt.
The set contains an Uncirculated Mint set quality 2013-P Theodore
Roosevelt Presidential dollar and a 1.3125-inch bronze medal bearing
the same likeness of Edith Roosevelt that is featured on her First
Spouse half-ounce gold $10 coin.
The coin and medal are enclosed in a plastic card that is enhanced
with representations of the portraits of the two Roosevelts, with
background information on the back.
The set is priced at $9.95 each. A shipping and handling fee of
$4.95 will be added to all domestic orders.
The Edith Roosevelt obverse was designed by U.S. Mint Artistic
Infusion Program Master Designer Joel Iskowitz and sculptured by U.S.
Mint Medallic Sculptor Joseph F. Menna.
The Edith Roosevelt reverse — recognizing her contributions to the
restoration of the White House in 1902 — was designed by U.S. Mint AIP
Master Designer Chris Costello and sculptured by U.S. Mint
Sculptor-Engraver Donald Everhart II.
The Theodore Roosevelt dollar obverse was designed and sculptured
by Menna. It is paired with the common Statue of Liberty Presidential
dollar reverse, designed and sculptured by Everhart.
Orders are being accepted online at www.usmint.gov/catalog or by
phone at 1-800-872-6468. ■