WASHINGTON -Bags and rolls of the first
commemorative quarter-dollar coin of
2008-honoring Oklahoma-will be available
beginning 12 noon (ET) on January 28, 2008,
the United States Mint announced today. There
is no order limit on these options.
coins contained in the Oklahoma quarter bags
and rolls were struck on the main production
floors at the United States Mint facilities at
Denver and Philadelphia for use in general
The Oklahoma quarter is the 46th coin in
the United States Mint's popular 50 State
Quarters® Program. The coin's reverse design
features the State bird, the Scissortail
Flycatcher. The bird is soaring above the
State wildflower, the Indian Blanket, amid a
field of similar wildflowers. Inscriptions on
the reverse are "Oklahoma" and "1907."
Offered at $32.95, the two-roll sets
include one roll each of 40 coins bearing the
"D" and "P" mintmarks. The coins are wrapped
in distinctive packaging bearing the 50 State
Quarters logo, the mint of origin, the
official state abbreviation and the dollar
value of the contents. The 100- and
1,000-coin bags are offered at $32.95 and
$309.95, respectively. Each canvas bag has a
tag with the mint of origin and the monetary
value of its contents ($25 or $250).
The Oklahoma quarter bags and rolls will be
available for approximately 10 weeks.
Customers may submit their orders for these
options at the United States Mint's toll-free
number, 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing-
and speech-impaired customers with TTY
equipment may call 1-888-321-MINT (6468).
Domestic orders include a $4.95 fee per order
for shipping and handling. Because of their
size and weight, an additional charge of $7.95
per bag will be applied to orders for
1,000-coin quarter bags.
As an added convenience, customers may
enroll in the United States Mint's Online
Subscription Program to receive future bags
and rolls when they are released. For more
information about this ordering method, please
Note: Orders placed before the
designated date and time are subject to
cancellation. For more information, please
read our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs),
Answer ID #175.