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