Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Star Spangled Banner Commemorative Coins to be Released by the U.S. Mint

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WASHINGTON - The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2012 Star-Spangled Banner Commemorative Coins on March 5 at noon Eastern Time (ET).

The bureau is authorized by Public Law 111-232, the "Star-Spangled Banner Commemorative Coin Act," to strike and issue up to 100,000 gold $5 coins and 500,000 silver $1 coins to commemorate the bicentennial of the writing of our national anthem.

Design descriptions are available on the U. S. Mint Web site at:
http://www.usmint.gov/mint_programs/commemoratives/?action=2012StarSpangled

The 2012 Star-Spangled Banner Commemorative Coins will be . . .

Read more at: usmint.gov

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