The following is a press release from the U.S. Mint:
The United States Mint will accept orders for the
2015 First Spouse Series half-ounce gold coins
featuring Jacqueline Kennedy starting June 25 at noon EDT.
The obverse design features a portrait of Mrs. Kennedy with the
inscriptions JACQUELINE KENNEDY, IN GOD WE TRUST, LIBERTY, W, 2015,
35TH, and 1961–1963.
The reverse design features the species of saucer magnolia Mrs.
Kennedy chose to be planted in a White House garden and near the
eternal flame at her husband's grave in Arlington National Cemetery.
The flower stretchs across the globe, the its petal tips connecting to
points of some of her most notable diplomatic visits. Inscriptions on
the reverse are UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, $10, 1/2
OZ., and .9999 FINE GOLD.
The Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse gold coins are being struck at
the United States Mint at West Point in Proof (product code JQ5) and
Uncirculated (product code JQ6) qualities. Mintage will be limited to
no more than 30,000 units across all product options, with customer
demand determining the ratio of Proof coins to Uncirculated coins produced.
Pricing for these coins will be based on the U.S. Mint pricing structure for numismatic products
Orders will be accepted at the United States
Mint online catalog and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing-
and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling
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