limited-edition four-piece 2015 First Spouse bronze medal set is scheduled
to go on sale at noon Eastern Time Sept. 21 with no household ordering limits.
sets will be made available, each priced at $16.95.
sets contain one each of the 1.3125-inch bronze medals replicating the
First Spouse $10 gold coins designs for Bess Truman, Mamie Eisenhower,
Jacqueline Kennedy and Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson, but
without coin inscriptions.
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Truman: Reverse features a locomotive wheel moving along railroad
tracks, representing Mrs. Truman’s support for her husband on his 1948
whistle stop campaign trip for re-election as president.
Eisenhower: Reverse features a woman’s hand holding up a political
campaign button with the slogan “I Like Mamie,” referring to Mrs.
Eisenhower’s popularity as first lady, her involvement in her
husband’s presidential campaigns and the popular campaign slogan “I
Kennedy: Reverse 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 at Arlington National Cemetery.
The flower's petals stretch across the globe, their tips connecting
the points of some of her most notable diplomatic visits. The design
also represents the beauty she brought into the world through her
support of the arts.
Bird Johnson: Reverse depicts the Jefferson Memorial, Washington
Monument and flowers, in reference to Mrs. Johnson’s efforts in the
beautification and conservation of America, starting from Washington, D.C.
medals are packaged in Mylar, inserted into a folded card containing
product information, and placed in a custom-made envelope.
will be accepted online at https://catalog.usmint.gov and by telephone
1-800-872-6468. Hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY
equipment may order at 1-888-321-6468. Information on shipping options
is available at https://catalog.usmint.gov/customerservice/shipping.html.
set is also available through product enrollment.
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