April 16, 2014

US Mint Sales Report: Strong Debut for Great Smoky Mountains 5 oz Silver Coins

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The latest weekly United States Mint numismatic product sales report includes the opening figures for a number of recently released products. This includes the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Dollars, 2014-W Uncirculated American Silver Eagle, and the 2014-P Great Smoky Mountains National Park Five Ounce Silver Coins, which saw an extremely strong debut. The US Mint began […]

US Mint Shares Stakeholder Feedback on Possible Circulating Coin Changes

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The United States Mint recently shared a summary of the feedback received at a coin industry stakeholder meeting held on March 13, 2014. The invitation only meeting was held for the purpose of seeking direct, first hand input on the impacts of alternative metal compositions for circulating coinage from interested members of of businesses, industries, […]

CFA Recommendations for First Special Service Force Congressional Gold Medal

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The Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) recently reviewed design candidates prepared by the United States Mint for the First Special Service Force Congressional Gold Medal. The group offered their recommendations for the obverse and reverse designs to appear on the medal. The First Special Service Force, also known as the “Devil’s Brigade” was an elite […]

2014-W Uncirculated American Silver Eagle on Sale

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The United States Mint has opened sales for the 2014-W Uncirculated American Silver Eagle. This represents a collectible uncirculated version of the popular silver bullion coin. The obverse design of the American Silver Eagle features the classic “Walking Liberty” design created by Adolph A. Weinman and used for the circulating half dollar from 1916 to […]

US Mint Sales Report: 2014 Baseball Silver Dollars at 97.7% of Maximum

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The latest weekly United States Mint numismatic product sales report includes the debut figures for two new sets of products. Updated sales figures are also available for the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins, which place the silver dollars extremely close to a sell out. Last week, the US Mint began accepting orders […]

2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Silver Dollar Sales Reach 91% of Maximum

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According to figures provided by the United States Mint, sales of the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Silver Dollars have reached 91% of the maximum authorized mintage, indicating that a sell out is close at hand. The United States Mint officially launched the commemorative coin program on March 27, 2014 with sales beginning at […]

US Mint Sales Report: Baseball Hall of Fame Coins Debut

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The latest United States Mint numismatic product sales report includes the first weekly reporting of the sales figures for the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins. Amidst a flurry of interest, the $5 gold coins of the program have already sold out and the silver dollars have reached more than half of the […]

American Silver Eagle Bullion Sales Jump in March, Platinum Eagles Debut

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Sales of the United States Mint’s American Silver Eagle bullion coins experienced strong sales during the month of March, exceeding the levels of both the prior month and year ago period. American Gold Eagle sales were decidedly lower for the month, and American Platinum Eagles saw their return after more than a five year gap […]

Opening Sales for 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Curved Coins

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Yesterday, the United States Mint began accepting orders for 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins. The highly anticipated program drove strong opening sales across the available uncirculated and proof $5 gold coins, silver dollars, and clad half dollars. Each coin features the design of a glove on one side and a baseball on […]

2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins

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Today, the United States Mint officially launched and began accepting orders for the highly anticipated 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins. The program includes proof and uncirculated versions of $5 gold coins, silver dollars, and clad half dollars issued to recognize and celebrate the National Baseball Hall of Fame as it marks its […]