2019 Native American $1 Coin and Currency Set Photos

by Mike Unser on July 26, 2019 · 14 comments

This article presents photos of a 2019 Native American $1 Coin and Currency Set with its enhanced uncirculated 2019 Native American $1 Coin and its Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve note bearing a "1959" beginning serial number.

2019 Native American $1 Coin and Currency Set

The above CoinNews photo shows the sleeve and tri-fold presentation folder for a 2019 Native American $1 Coin and Currency Set

The 50,000 limited-edition product by the United States Mint and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing went on sale Wednesday, July 24, for $15.95.

21,761 sets sold in the first day when orders were limited to two sets per household.

Native American $1 Coins feature annually changing reverses. This year’s reverse highlights the contributions of Native Americans to the U.S. Space Program, depicting engineer Mary Golda Ross working on aerospace calculations with an Atlas-Agena rocket in the background and an astronaut spacewalking above. Emily Damstra created the design and Joseph Menna sculpted it.

2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin - Reverse,d

This CoinNews photo shows the reverse (tails side) of a 2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin from a 2019 Native American $1 Coin and Currency Set

Since the series start in 2009, all Native American $1 Coins have shared Glenna Goodacre’s depiction of Sacagawea carrying her infant son, Jean Baptiste.

2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin - Obverse,b

This CoinNews photo shows the obverse (heads side) of the same coin

Edges of the dollars have also been constant, showing their year of minting, a mint mark, and E PLURIBUS UNUM.

Edge of 2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin

Edges of $1 coins bear the year of minting, the mint mark for the U.S. Mint facility where it was produced and E PLURIBUS UNUM. In this photo, you can see the year ‘2019’ and ‘P’ for the Philadelphia Mint’s mint mark.

Every set’s note has a "1959" beginning serial number which correspond to the launch year of the Agena spacecraft that is depicted on the companion coin.

Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve note - front

Each set has a Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve note from one of the Federal Reserve Banks. This CoinNews photo shows the face of one of those notes.


Chicago designation on Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve note

Each note from a set has a beginning serial number of ‘1959’ to recognize the launch year of the Agena spacecraft. Above the serial number, you can see this note’s Chicago Reserve Bank designation.


Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve note - back

The back of the same dollar

Below are four more photos showing reverses of 2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coins.

2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin - Reverse,b 2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin - Reverse
2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin - Reverse,a 2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin - Reverse,c

Finally, below are two more photos that show obverses of 2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coins.

2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin - Obverse,a 2019-P Enhanced Uncirculated Native American $1 Coin - Obverse

 

The U.S. Mint’s product page for the set is located here.

This article was edited to include the set’s first-day sales.

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Seth Riesling
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Seth Riesling

Low 1st day sales for a great set! And it is still available!

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Keep Calm & Stack On

Thanks for the great photos Mike, and so fast!

My noon, day of release order, will be delivered by FedEx Smartpost (aka, Dumbpost) next Thursday, 01 August, but hey, the shipping was free.

Paul
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Paul

I have a feeling this may be another set like the rocket ship set. It has a unique finish like the way the Kennedy had the proof like finish.

Seth Riesling
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Seth Riesling

This beautiful set is still available now, 5 days after issue. Crazy!

NumisdudeTX

Chas Barber
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Picked up a few for the kids & NASA Fans,. These sets are nice, but really a show of ineptitude for the missing # years of sets. Nevertheless, A good value from you U S Mint!

Steve Bufkin
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Steve Bufkin

Under 25,000 sold as of today

Piedmont
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Piedmont

I ordered two. However, I will not say that this is an affordable and beautiful set, like others have, before I actually have them in hand. There are many reasons that this set may have not sold out. I can thing of many, other than time away for holiday. Budget is an important factor to consider. Some may have purchased the fifty dollar set, some may have spent enough on the two nations set, while others may be waiting to purchase the palladium coin. Another reason may be that others see the set as I do. I see an annual dollar coin design that is to have been modified with an “enhanced” uncirculated finish. Also, that this set includes a routine dollar note where no big effort in creating is apparent, apart from the serial number starting with 1959. The US Treasury very well could have created a moon lander… Read more »

Glenn Rothe
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Glenn Rothe

Many are arriving with note canted in holder,packaging error…

Piedmont
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Piedmont

I guess I should be ready to send my sets back, after they arrive. Hopefully, I won’t have to.

Tony
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Tony

My set came today, I am thinking of sending mine back the one-dollar note is not in its sleave properly. Looks bad.

Ron Webb
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Ron Webb

I received a set and the bill is shifted about 3/8 inch inside the holder. No way to straighten it without damaging the packaging. I requested a return lable. Hope the next one is better, I really do like the set though.

Rex Hinkle
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Rex Hinkle

Opened my 2 sets today, both $1.00 bills were 3/4″ to 1″ off center and crooked, the bills are pinched between the plastic sleeve with no way to center them. Called customer service and I can return them for replacements, sounds like this is a bigger problem then they think and properly centered bill sets might be rare.

Seth Riesling
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Seth Riesling

This set is currently on backorder status today Tuesday, August 6.

NumisdudeTX

Ron Webb
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Ron Webb

Has anyone received their return labels for these sets? I requested one almost a month ago and still have not received it.