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CCAC to Review 2020 American Innovation Dollar DesignsThe Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a one-day public meeting Wednesday, September 18, to review and discuss candidate designs for the 2020 American Innovation dollars and several Congressional Gold Medals.

The CCAC is tasked with advising the Secretary of the Treasury on themes and designs pertaining to all United States coins and medals […]


US Mint Sales: San Antonio Missions Quarters and 5 Oz. Coin DebutThe United States Mint released seven products last week recognizing San Antonio Missions National Historical Park in Texas. The Mint’s latest sales stats show how well they performed in the early going.

Released a week ago Monday, Aug 26, the San Antonio Missions quarter is the fourth of five issues for 2019. New products include rolls and bags of quarters from Philadelphia, Denver and San Francisco with mint marks of ‘P’, ‘D’ and ‘S’ […]


2019-P San Antonio Missions 5 Oz Silver Uncirculated Coin ReleasedToday, Aug. 29, the United States Mint launched another collector product that commemorates San Antonio Missions National Historical Park in Texas. On Monday, the agency issued quarters emblematic of the national park. Its release today features the same design but in a much larger format — a three-inch coin struck in five ounces of 99.9% fine silver.

The U.S. Mint’s 2019-P San Antonio Missions Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin went on sale today at noon EDT for $154.95 […]


US Mint Sales: 2019-S Proof Silver Eagles Top 112,000Sales of 2019-S Proof Silver Eagles hurdled the 100,000 level, the latest figures from the United States Mint show.

Released earlier this month, the 1-ounce .999 fine silver coin from the San Francisco Mint advanced 25,186 in a week for a 20-day total of 112,612. It was the U.S. Mint’s top weekly seller […]


Photo of War in the Pacific National Historical Park quarterThe pace of producing U.S. coins for circulation climbed in July for a second month in a row and the one billion level was hurdled for the sixth time this year, according to the latest round of manufacturing figures from the United States Mint.

U.S. Mint data also revealed mintages for Guam’s War in the Pacific quarter, the third of this year’s five quarters with unique designs […]


San Antonio Missions Quarters for Texas ReleasedThe United States Mint started accepting orders today for rolls and bags of quarters honoring San Antonio Missions National Historical Park in Texas.

Available products include 2-roll sets, 3-roll sets, 40-coin rolls, and 100-coin bags. They include circulating quality quarters pulled directly from the U.S. Mint’s production floors in Philadelphia, Denver and San Francisco […]

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San Antonio Missions Quarter Ceremony, Coin Exchange and Public ForumThe United States Mint and the National Park Service will officially introduce the quarter honoring San Antonio Missions National Historical Park in Texas on Thursday, Sept. 5.

Like past ceremonies, there will be a coin forum held on the evening before the launch ceremony and a coin exchange immediately after it […]


2019 American Liberty High Reliefs and 2018 Reverse Proof $1 DebutThe United States Mint released five products last week and the saw varied degrees of support, ranking from first to 11th on the weekly list of top U.S. Mint sellers.

Most sought after was the 2018-dated reverse proof American Innovation dollar. The $1 coin launched Aug. 14 for $9.95 and lasted barely over a day before becoming unavailable […]


2020-2021 Quarter and 5 Oz Coin Designs SelectedThe United States Mint unveiled the official designs for the 2020 and 2021 America the Beautiful quarter dollars and companion five-ounce silver coins honoring sites in American Samoa, Connecticut, U.S. Virgin Islands, Vermont, Kansas and Alabama.

They represent the very last designs from the U.S. Mint’s series of America the Beautiful coins which celebrates national parks and sites throughout the 50 states, the District of Columbia and the 5 U.S. territories […]


2019 American Innovation $1 Coin DesignsThe United States Mint unveiled the official designs for the four 2019 American Innovation dollars honoring innovations or innovators from Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Georgia.

Dollar reverses (tails side) change for each innovation or innovator honored in the multi-year series, with four released every year from 2019 to 2032 […]