The U.S. Mint’s Grace Coolidge First Spouse Series gold coins will be
made available July 17, the second First Spouse release of the
The newest First Spouse gold coin, which will
come one week after the July 10 release of the Florence Harding
edition, will go on sale at 12 p.m. ET. Pricing will be based on the
gold pricing structure and announced closer to the release.
The Grace Coolidge obverse designed by U.S. Mint
Artistic Infusion Program designer Joel Iskowitz and sculptured by
U.S. Mint sculptor-engraver Phebe Hemphill portrays Coolidge along
with the inscriptions, GRACE COOLIDGE, IN GOD WE TRUST, LIBERTY, 2014,
30TH and 1923-1929.
Coolidge promoted education for the
deaf and drew attention to the needs of the disabled, so the reverse,
designed by AIP designer Frank Morris and sculpted by Jim Licaretz,
depicts three hands fingerspelling the letters "U," "S”
and "A" in American Sign Language against the backdrop of
the White House.
Inscriptions featured on the reverse
are UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, $10, 1/2 OZ. and .9999
Proof and Uncirculated versions of the
half-ounce coin will be struck at the West Point Mint, with the ratio
of Proof to Uncirculated strikes to be determined by customer
Orders will be accepted on the U.S.
Mint’s website and by calling 800-872-6468. Hearing- and
speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment should dial 888-321-6468.
A fee of $4.95 will be added to all domestic orders for shipping and handling.