Opening interest in America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Sets improved from a year ago, according to the latest U.S. Mint sales figures.
Collectors ordered 42,741 of this year’s set in the first six days of its release, up from the 39,306 start for last year’s set. The early sales level marks a reversal from a declining trend that began after the launch of the first set of proof America the Beautiful Quarters in 2010.
This table offers debut and current sales for all America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Sets.
Debut Sales for 2010 – 2014 ATB Quarters Proof Sets
|Year||Issue Date||Debut Sales||Latest Sales||Opening Price||Sales Ended|
|2010||May 13||75,558 Over 4 Days||276,335||$14.95||Yes|
|2011||Mar 17||53,944 Over 4 Days||152,302||$14.95||Yes|
|2012||Jan 17||50,744 Over 7 Days||148,498||$14.95||Yes|
|2013||Jan 22||48,901 Over 7 Days||128,377||$14.95||Yes|
|2014||Jan 7||39,306 Over 6 Days||110,227||$14.95||No|
|2015||Feb 3||42,741 Over 6 Days||42,741||$14.95||No|
This year’s set of proof quarters honors national sites in Homestead National Monument of America in Nebraska, Kisatchie National Forest in Louisiana, Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina, Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Delaware, and Saratoga National Historical Park in New York.