Sales by the United
States Mint of Proof and Uncirculated 2015-W Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson, First
Spouse gold $10 coins are scheduled to go on sale at noon Eastern Time
The half-ounce .9999 fine gold coins will have a maximum combined mintage of 10,000 across all
product options. Initial pricing for each product option, subject to
change because of the fluctuating prices in precious metals, is to be
announced close to the release date.
The coin's obverse featuring a portrait of Mrs. Johnson was designed
by U.S. Mint Artistic Infusion Program Artist Linda Fox and sculptured by U.S. Mint Medallic
Sculptor Michael Gaudioso.
The reverse, designed by AIP Artist Chris Costello and sculpured by U.S. Mint
Medallic Sculptor Renata Gordon, depicts the Jefferson
Memorial, Washington Monument, and flowers in reference to
Mrs. Johnson's efforts in the beautification and conservation of
America, which began in Washington, D.C.