The 2016 Ronald Reagan Coin and Chronicles set will
be offered by the U.S. Mint beginning at noon Eastern Time Oct. 11 for $68.95.
The product limit is 150,000 sets with a household ordering limit of
The set will contain:
One Reverse Proof 2016-S Ronald Reagan Presidential dollar coin
struck at the San Francisco Mint with the S Mint mark.
One Proof 2016-W American Eagle 30th Anniversary silver dollar
with incuse 30TH ANNIVERSARY edge inscription. President Reagan signed
into law the 1985 legislation, Title II of Public Law 99-61, Liberty Coin Act,
approved July 9, 1985, authorizing the American Eagle series.
One Ronald and Nancy Reagan bronze congressional medal. This
1.5-inch medal is a bronze duplicate of the congressional gold medal
authorized in 2000 for President and Mrs. Reagan. The obverse was
designed and sculptured by then U.S. Mint Sculptor-Engraver John
Mercanti and the reverse by then U.S. Mint Sculptor-Engraver Donna Weaver.
One authentic engraved Ronald Reagan presidential portrait
produced by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
One 2016 Coin & Chronicles Set Ronald Reagan booklet
including images from his life and presidency.
The U.S. Mint is not producing Coin & Chronicles sets for
Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford.
Past Coin and Chronicles sets have caused a stir
Don't be surprised if the set featuring the Reverse Proof Reagan
dollar flies off the shelves.
Previous Coin and Chronicles sets have been very popular with U.S. Mint customers,
and have also been responsible for some serious U.S. Mint website problems.
OPINION: Reverse Proof coins are good for the hobby
Curious about what the Reverse Proof Reagan dollar might look like?
Take a look at a few previous editions:
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