Mike Unser

US Mint Sales: Reagan Chronicles Set at 28,083Ronald Reagan Coin & Chronicles Sets climbed 3,190 during their first full week of sales, according to the latest U.S. Mint figures, raising their total to 28,083.

Unlike sets from last year that include different collectibles and had lower mintages […]


US Mint Sales: Reagan Coin & Chronicles Set DebutsCompared to last year’s Coin & Chronicles Sets, early sales are tepid for the final one in the series which includes collectibles featuring Ronald Reagan.

Released a week ago Tuesday, Oct. 11, the Reagan set logged first-day sales of 21,511. Another 3,382 sold over the next few days to lift its 6-day total to 24,893 […]


U.S. Coin Production Tops 1.57 Billion in September 2016U.S. circulating coin production picked up in September after easing somewhat in August, according to the latest round of United States Mint figures.

More than 1.57 billion in pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters came from the agency’s coining presses last month, marking advances of 20.8% from the previous month and […]


2016 Walking Liberty Gold Coin Mintage and Ordering Limits SetLast week, the United States Mint announced Nov. 17 as the release date for 2016-W Walking Liberty Half Dollar Centennial Gold Coin.

During a Numismatic Forum in Philadelphia on Thursday, Oct. 13, U.S. Mint officials revealed the coin’s mintage of 70,000 and a 3 per household ordering limit […]


US Mint Sales: Theodore Roosevelt 5 oz Coin and 3-Coin Set DebutLast week, the United States Mint introduced two products commemorating Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota. One of them depicted the park on three quarters while the other one featured it on a five ounce silver coin. Sales of both opened at or near the top of the pack when compared to sister products released earlier this year.

Theodore Roosevelt Quarter Three-Coin Sets kicked the week off, launching on Monday, Oct. 3. for $9.95 […]


US Mint Gold Coin Pricing Cuts Likely on Wed., Oct. 12On Wednesday, Oct. 12, the United States Mint will likely reduce prices on its suite of collector gold coins.

U.S. Mint policy is to set pricing on numismatic gold and platinum coins based on weekly averages of London bullion prices […]


2016 Walking Liberty Gold Coin and Fort Moultrie Quarters ScheduledOn Friday, the United States Mint updated its release schedule, adding dates in November for products that include Fort Moultrie quarters, the 2016-W Walking Liberty Half Dollar Centennial Gold Coin and 2016-W Proof Silver Eagles.

Up first for the month with a Nov. 14 release are rolls and bags of circulating quality South Carolina’s Fort Moultrie quarters […]


US Mint Sales: Proof Silver Eagle and Standing Liberty FavoredCollectors again favored two of the U.S. Mint’s newest products, the latest sales figures from the agency show.

30th anniversary proof Silver Eagles climbed 24,391 in their second full week of availability, ending at 387,494. It took about 5 1/2 months for last year’s coin to […]


2016 Ronald Reagan Coin & Chronicles Set Images UnveiledIn preparing for the Oct. 11 launch of the 2016 Ronald Reagan Coin & Chronicles Set, the United States Mint updated its online product page.

Images of the set’s contents and packaging were unveiled, and extended details about the set are now available — beyond the summary information we wrote about earlier in the month […]


US Mint Sales: 2016 Proof Silver Eagle at 363,103This year’s proof Silver Eagle is strongly outperforming earlier editions, registering sales in its first 10 days that took last year’s coin 5 months to reach.

The proof opened with three-day sales of 322,317 for the best start since 2011. Another 40,786 sold during its first full week of availability […]

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