The Colbert Mint offers commemorative plates and other marketing opportunities to American consumers so they can feel a part of any historic event.
In recognition of the first Africa-American president, The Colbert Mint has created two very special collectable plates for every American home.
Zenith of ChangeEdit
The first plate is called Zenith of Change and depicts the inauguration of Barack Obama as viewed on a Zenith television by Stephen Colbert
- richly detailed
- machine-colored plate
- inscribed with touching message: "NOT FOR USE IN MICROWAVE"
- available for a limited time only
- once people stop placing orders, they will be ground into pumice stones and sold to a Korean nail salon
A Plate You Can Believe InEdit
- finest quality ceramic
- a Barack Obama commemorative plate being admired by Stephen Colbert hand-painted onto an old John F. Kennedy collectable plate that was originally worth over $100 (before it was painted over)
- heirloom quality dish
- Guaranteed to change in value
- You'll never forget where you were when your credit card was charged in full