2018 Quarters Proof Set Sales Debut at 36,563

by Mike Unser on January 31, 2018 · 0 comments

The U.S. Mint released its first dedicated quarter product of the year a week ago Tuesday, Jan. 23. The agency’s proof set of 2018 America the Beautiful quarter dollars is available for $15.95.

Photo of 2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set - Packaging, Lens, Coins

This CoinNews photo shows the coins, lens, certificate of authenticity, and packaging of the U.S. Mint’s ATB Quarters Proof Set

Featuring clad proof quarters with designs honoring national sites in Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Georgia, and Rhode Island, the set registered six-day opening sales of 36,563.

Photo of 2018 Proof America the Beautiful Quarters - Reverses

CoinNews photo of a lens of clad 2018 proof quarters (reverses shown). The coins depict Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin, Voyageurs National Park in Minnesota, Cumberland Island National Seashore in Georgia, and Block Island National Wildlife Refuge in Rhode Island.

The start is similar to last year’s. The following table shows early and final sales of sets since the America the Beautiful series debuted in 2010.

Debut Sales for 2010 – 2018 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 115,179 $14.95 Yes
2015 Feb 3 42,741 Over 6 Days 99,473 $14.95 Yes
2016 Jan 11 / Feb 23 38,733* 91,747 $14.95 Yes
2017 Jan 5 35,612 Over 4 Days 85,699 $14.95 No
2018 Jan 23 36,563 Over 6 Days 36,563 $15.95 No

 

*The set from 2016 launched on Jan. 11, 2016 but soon after saw its sales suspended because of a printing error on its packaging. The set relaunched with updated packaging on Feb. 23. Its first reported sales through Feb. 28 totaled 38,733.

Photo of Lens in 2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set

A closer view of the 2018 quarters

Order the set directly from the U.S. Mint right here, or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468).

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