Representatives of the U.S. Mint, including the mint’s Principal Director, Rhett Jeppson, will be on hand this week at the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s Fair of Money in Chicago. The mint will partner with the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) to greet those in attendance from booth #1910 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois. The fair begins tomorrow, August 11, and will wrap up on Saturday, August 15th.
The mint will have several of their most impressive offerings on hand to peruse and purchase. Products listed include American Buffalo Gold Proof Coins; American Eagle Gold and Silver Coins; 2015 U.S. Marshals Service $5 gold, silver dollars, and half-dollar clad coins (Proof and Uncirculated); and America the Beautiful coin sets, rolls, and bags.
There will also be a display featuring yet-to-be-released products, according to an ANA press release. The mint has stated it will not be bringing any American Liberty High Relief Gold Coins to the fair.
Rhett Jeppson will host a meet-and-greet on Tuesday from 11 a.m. to noon and on Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 4. Bulk dealers can meet with John Cameron, Acting Associate Director of Sales and Marketing, on Wednesday, August 12, from 11 a.m. to noon in room #44. U.S. Mint representatives will also post live updates to their twitter account throughout the week.
Starting tomorrow, we’ll be at the #WorldsFairofMoney in Rosemont, Illinois! We’ll be live-tweeting all week so stay tuned for updates!
— United States Mint (@usmint) August 10, 2015
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing will bring along its “Billion Dollar Exhibit” featuring antique currency valued at over $1 billion, while displaying and selling products like uncut sheets of currency. The stated goal of the collaboration between the mint and BEP is to highlight “their distinguished histories, product excellence, and dedicated employees.”