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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 with a Special $50 Bill

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) has announced a new 2019 Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Currency Set to commemorate the moon landing.  The set features a Series 2013 $50 note with a serial number beginning with “1969” and an engraved representation of the famous “Buzz Aldrin on the Moon” photograph taken July 20, 1969. The reflection in Aldrin’s visor—which includes Neil Armstrong, the United States flag, and the lunar lander—is embossed.

The note is protected by a clear, acid-free polymer sleeve, and the engraved print features a limited edition number matching the last four digits of the serial number on the $50 note.

The presentation folder measures 9.5” x 10” and the engraved print 9.5” x 5.5”.

The retail price is $85.95.  For those ordering in bulk, the set is discounted to $82.95 when ordering ten or more and the discount automatically applies in your cart when your order online.

The mintage limit is 6,000, with a product limit of 5,700.  A household limit of 10 has been set as well.

The set is offered for sale beginning July 16 and 12 noon, Eastern Time.  Orders can be placed online at www.usmint.gov or by calling 800-USA-MINT.

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