Next week will be a busy one for the United States Mint with the release of another popular collector product, the 2012 Mint Set, and the launch of first term Grover Cleveland Presidential $1 Coins within rolls, bags and boxes.
Beginning Monday, May 21, the U.S. Mint will offer its 2012 Uncirculated Coin Set, also known as the 2012 Mint Set. Twenty-eight coins, all in collector uncirculated quality, will be mounted within two durable folders [....]
On Tuesday, May 15, 2012, the United States Mint made available bags and rolls containing 2012 Kennedy Half Dollars.
Bags of Kennedy Half Dollars are $139.95 and contain 200 coins in circulation quality for a face value of $100. Half of the coins are struck at the U.S. Mint facility in Philadelphia, so those have "P" mintmarks, and the other half are produced in Denver, with the "D" mintmarks [...]
The United States Mint is offering more options to get 2012 Native American $1 Coins. 100-coin bags of the dollars were released Monday, May 14, for $111.95 per bag.
2012 Native American $1 coins have actually been available from the U.S. Mint within $1 rolls and boxes since April 26. Last month the U.S. Mint started offering 25-coin rolls for $32.95 each, 250-coin boxes for $275.95 each, and 500-coin boxes for $550.95 each [...]
The United States Mint will launch four new products next week. The first two expand on prior releases of Native American $1 coins and the others feature this year’s Kennedy half dollar.
Neither item is mass produced for public circulation via the Federal Reserve Banking System like other American coinage. Instead, Native American $1′s and Kennedy halves are struck in smaller quantities and only to fulfill collector orders [...]
The Perth Mint of Australia is expanding on its 2012 koala silver coin series with the release of two new strikes. The 2012 Australian Koala 5 Oz Silver Proof Coin and the 2012 Australian Koala Gilded Silver Coin are both available now directly from the Perth.
These two new silver coin issues feature the same basic obverse and reverse designs as first seen on the 2012 koala bullion coins which made their debut on November 1, 2011 [...]
Today, May 7, 2012, the United States Mint released the 2012 Proof Set for $31.95 each.
It is the first core or annual set which contains all of this year’s coins, including those with one-year only designs like those featured on the reverses of the 2012 America the Beautiful Quarters, the 2012 Presidential $1 Coins and the recently released Native American Dollar.
Similar core silver and the uncirculated annual sets will follow in the coming months. Of the three [...]
Demand tumbled last month for American Eagle silver and gold bullion coins, according to April sales figures reported by the United States Mint.
The pace was down from the previous month and a year ago, with 22-karat American Eagle Gold coin sales in April notably the weakest for a month since June 2008 [...]
The awaited 2012 Proof Australian Gold Sovereign Coin has been released by the Perth Mint of Australia, marking the fourth annual issue in the series. Each coin is struck from 22-karat gold as part of an extremely limited 2,500 mintage.
Despite the relatively newness of the series, the Perth Mint has a long history of Gold Sovereign production. In fact, the Mint was originally constructed for just that purpose. Britain’s Royal Mint opened it as [...]
"It’s not an anniversary set," U.S. Mint spokesman Michael White reveals of the 2012 American Eagle San Francisco Two-Coin Silver Proof Set which was released on June 7, 2012. While it may not mark an anniversary, the proof set has already caught collectors’ attention as if it was.
Taking a fresh approach to mitigate customer concerns and release issues, the American Silver Eagle San Francisco Two-Coin Proof Set will be minted to demand but available for only four weeks [...]
The United States Mint launched 2012 Native American $1 Coin rolls and boxes at noon Eastern Time on Thursday, April 26.
Each roll contains 25 of the dollar coins from either Philadelphia or Denver and is $32.95. That is a $7 savings over last year’s rolls which were $39.95 each. The rolls are wrapped in special Mint wrapping with the year, mint of origin, and face value [...]