Sales of the James K. Polk $1 Coin Cover will begin today October 1, 2009 at 12:00 Noon ET. This is the eleventh release for the US Mint’s American Presidency $1 Coin Cover series.
Each cover features two James K. Polk Presidential Dollar coins from the first day of production at the Philadelphia Mint and Denver Mint. The coins are mounted on a custom display card with a 44 cent Flag postage stamp. The postmark is August 20, 2009 Columbia, TN.
The covers are priced at $14.95 plus shipping and handling. The production limit for the cover will be 40,000 units. The US Mint’s product page can be found here.
The two $1 Coin Covers previously released this year featuring William Henry Harrison and John Tyler are still on sale at the US Mint. To date, the covers have sold 26,011 and 21,675 units, respectively.