NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Mike Huckabee, renowned author, politician, and one of the most admired and recognized voices in America, has joined forces with The Franklin Mint to commemorate the Founding Fathers of America.
Governor Huckabee served as the 44th Governor of Arkansas, is the author of several bestselling books, a political commentator and a radio talk show host. His patriotism and passion for our country are evident in all of his endeavors, especially in his collaboration with The Franklin Mint, an iconic American company.
Governor Huckabee said, "I have enormous respect and admiration for our Founding Fathers, whose vision has stood the test of time. Like many of you, I want to pass down our special and unique heritage of freedom and tolerance to my children, grandchildren and future generations. We must always remember, and never forget, that America is a light unto the world."
For the first product collaboration with the Governor Huckabee, The Franklin Mint introduces the Founding Fathers of America Coin Collection. This one-of-a-kind commemorative set has been created to celebrate the courage and brilliance of the seven men who forged the path of freedom and democracy for the United States of America.
The Collection, featured in a deluxe high-gloss hardwood display box, is comprised of seven magnificently sculptured coins, coated in 24 karat gold. The set also contains a hard bound Constitution book, white gloves to handle the coins and a magnifying glass to see the finely crafted details. Additionally, the set includes stories and statistics on each Founding Father as well as a Certificate of Authenticity and a personal note from Governor Huckabee. The coin collection is available in several carefully-selected metals, with retail prices ranging from below $100 to $1,000 for the limited edition set in fine silver.
The Franklin Mint has been creating gifts of the highest quality, creativity and integrity, and prides itself on its ability to create unique gifts that become family heirlooms and collectibles. Millions of Americans have cherished these gifts from The Franklin Mint for more than fifty years.
"The Founding Fathers of America Coin Collection reflects the very best of The Franklin Mint," said Governor Huckabee.
About The Franklin Mint
The Franklin Mint was founded in 1964. The Founding Fathers of America Coin Collection may be purchased at www.FranklinMint.com/FoundingFathers.
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SOURCE The Franklin Mint