WASHINGTON, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The
United States Mint (Mint) will accept orders for products
containing American Innovation $1
Coins honoring New Hampshire
starting on June 15 at noon EDT. Coins in these products are
uncirculated quality from the Mint's Philadelphia and Denver facilities. Product options and pricing
- PRODUCT CODE: 21GRA, PRODUCT OPTION: 25-Coin Roll–P, PRICE:
- PRODUCT CODE: 21GRE, PRODUCT OPTION: 25-Coin Roll–D, PRICE:
- PRODUCT CODE: 21GBA, PRODUCT OPTION: 100-Coin Bag–P, PRICE:
- PRODUCT CODE: 21GBE, PRODUCT OPTION: 100-Coin Bag–D, PRICE:
The American Innovation $1 Coin
Program is a multi-year series featuring distinctive reverse
(tails) designs that pay homage to America's ingenuity and
celebrate the pioneering efforts of individuals or groups from all
50 states, the District of
Columbia, and the U.S. territories.
New Hampshire's $1 Coin recognizes Ralph
Baer's invention of the first home video game console. The
coin's reverse depicts Baer's brown box game "Handball" on the
right side of the coin, with the inscription "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA." The left side of
the coin features the inscriptions "NEW
HAMPSHIRE" and "PLAYER 1" on an incused background. "IN HOME
VIDEO GAME SYSTEM" and "RALPH BAER"
encircle the outside of the coin in a text that is meant to pay
homage to Ralph Baer's Odyssey game.
The design is also symbolic of an arcade token.
The obverse (heads) of American Innovation $1 Coins features a dramatic representation of
the Statue of Liberty in profile with the inscriptions "IN GOD WE
TRUST" and "$1." The obverse also
includes a privy mark of a stylized gear, representing industry and
The year of minting or issuance, the mint mark, and "E PLURIBUS
UNUM" are incused on the edge of the coin.
To sign up for a REMIND ME alert for the bags and rolls of New
Hampshire American Innovation $1 Coin
product options, visit:
Additional products in the American Innovation $1 Coin Program are available at
To reduce the risk of employee exposure to COVID-19 in the
workplace, the Mint's sales centers are closed until further
notice. Please use the United States Mint catalog site
https://catalog.usmint.gov/ as your primary source of the most
current information on product and service status.
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responsible for producing circulating coinage for the Nation to
conduct its trade and commerce. The Mint also produces numismatic
products, including proof, uncirculated, and commemorative coins;
Congressional Gold Medals; silver and bronze medals; and silver and
gold bullion coins. Its numismatic programs are self-sustaining and
operate at no cost to taxpayers.
Note: To ensure that all members of the public have fair and
equal access to United States Mint products, the United States Mint
will not accept and will not honor orders placed prior to the
official on-sale date and time of June 15,
2021, at noon EDT.
to learn more about the American Innovation™ $1 Coin Program.
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