Launch of Reverse Proof Set of 2021 American Innovation Dollars

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Four uniquely finished dollars celebrating ingenuity and invention from the states of New Hampshire, Virginia, New York and North Carolina appear together in a United States Mint product which launches today at noon EDT.

U.S. Mint product images of their 2021 American Innovation Dollar Reverse Proof Set
U.S. Mint product images of their 2021 American Innovation $1 Coin Reverse Proof Set

The U.S. Mint’s 2021 American Innovation $1 Coin Reverse Proof Set ™ presents the four dollars within a single protective lens that offers views of both coin sides.

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U.S. Mint image of the set’s clear plastic lens with its four $1 coins

In past years, reverse proof Innovation dollars sold individually — no set was offered.

About the Innovation Program

The Mint’s American Innovation™ $1 Coin Program debuted in 2018 with a single dollar and has followed with four additional strikes every year since. Four more will appear annually through 2032 when innovation associated with each state, the District of Columbia and the five U.S. territories have been showcased.

About the Set

The reverse proof set of 2021 American Innovation dollars includes the following four coins struck at the U.S. Mint’s facility in San Francisco:

  • New Hampshire – the first home video game console by created by Ralph Baer
  • Virginia – the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel
  • New York – the 363-mile-long Erie Canal
  • North Carolina – the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the first public institution of higher learning in the United States

Each is minted with a reverse proof finish, featuring mirrored devices and frosted backgrounds — opposite that of the standard proof finish. The regular proof set of 2021 Innovation dollars launched last month and 56,267 have sold through Oct. 31.

Ordering, Price and Limits

Priced at $28, the 2021 American Innovation $1 Coin Reverse Proof Set is available directly from the U.S. Mint via its online store for American Innovation products.

It has a production limit of 50,000 and is expected to sell out. Orders are limited to five sets per household for the first 24 hours of sales.

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Kaiser Wilhelm

The Mint must be getting soft in its old age. No Enhanced Reverse Proof Innovation Set with a mintage limited to 10,000 and presold entirely to Authorized Bulk Buyers?

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Chris Terp
Kaiser Wilhelm

One hundred and sixty dollars (previously $40) for a chunk of base metal. Extraordinary!

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Chris Terp

Yep, and the 1.5 inch medal versions used to be only $6.95. Used to be great bargain for holiday stuffers for me, now I don’t touch ’em. … Not that I would of purchased this one though.

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Chris,

You’re so right. The Mint took a handy, convenient and above all easily affordable collectable and/or gift idea and in one fell swoop managed to turn it into one of the most expensive base metal numismatic-related items around. How does one get simultaneously so greedy and stupid as to perpetrate this kind of marketing catastrophe?

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Domenic Vaiasicca

Exactly how does a 1 1/2 in bronze medal at $20 become a 3 in bronze medal at $160?? What ridiculous logic is used on medals…let alone who wastes the money?

Kaiser Wilhelm

Domenic,

The $20 one and one-half inch bronze medals used to be $6.95, so this whole pricing situation has clearly gone beyond haywire. With the $39.95 three inch medals now going for $160, the Mint’s medal department has effectively priced itself out of the cost range of anyone except those customers who are either completely unaware of authentic valuations or who just happen to have money to burn and don’t care.

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Mike Hunt

Chris —
You’ve gotta be kidding! Against my better judgement I clicked on your link and about died laughing. OK. Own up. How did you do this?

I thought I could do some amazing photoshop-like tricks (like being blessed by the Pope but with my face masked). But yours is outrageously the best.
— Mike

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Chris Terp

Yeah was wondering if folks would click link but figured seeing usmint.com would make them feel comfortable and then get a good laugh 🙂 😉

Kaiser Wilhelm

Chris,

Same question. I don’t often get this lost, so any advisory would help.

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Chris Terp

Mistook Mike’s query. I did not photoshop that, it is an actual medal being sold at US Mint. There are two medals for Ryder for his 1st and 2nd terms as Mint Director.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Chris,

Many thanks for clearing that up, and so quickly. For a while there I thought I was having an extended senior moment in which everyone but me was getting a joke that I couldn’t for the life of me even locate! Thank goodness it turned out to be the result of a simple everyday miscommunication and nothing more complicated than that!

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Mike Hunt

Kaiser & Chris —
You mean this Ryder medal is actually real? No joke Kaiser, I thought it HAD to be a spoof. Chris had me fooled. A very good spoof, but still a spoof. I can hardly wait to see how many the Mint sells ….
— Mike

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Mike & Chris,

That’s precisely why I found myself so very thoroughly confused, perplexed and stymied; I had completely lost track of who was allegedly fooling whom and with what. This seemingly insoluble puzzle quickly morphed into a mind-fark for me, so to speak. Guys, do me a big favor and try not to do that again, in the name of all that is holy!

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Mike, I hope you saw that there are TWO Ruff Ryder medals in the Mint’s catalog, one for each of his two stints as Director. Are we collectively surprised there isn’t a gold medal for him also?

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Mike Hunt

Kaiser —
When I wrote my original response to Chris’ comment, I did not. I didn’t because I was certain it was a spoof and all it could possibly do is lead me to bad places.

But I did do it yesterday. And yes, I saw the other one and several other “surprise: medals too. Since I am not a “medal” collector I don’t explore that part of the Mint’s products.

Great catch — Mike

Kaiser Wilhelm

Thanks, Mike. To tell the truth, this whole misunderstanding that clearly took several of us not just ’round the mulberry bush but seemingly right through Alice’s Wonderland as well ended up being a slice of riotous fun. Good for all of us to take it so well and just enjoy it with no more upset than a big helping of total confusion.

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Kaiser Wilhelm

On the other hand, some less than sage advice is politely declined.

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Ambiguity begins to run rampant…

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Mike,

I could use a little assistance here since that joke clearly went right over my head. What exactly was/is funny about the David Ryder Mint website link?

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Daniel

well I belly laughed because I didn’t know that Directors of the Mint had their own medals made.

Then I went up a level to find a rogues gallery of Government employees with almost comical representation. In fact some medals look so bad, I am wondering if they were self-designed with finger paints. Maybe they should have used Comic Sans as the font.

https://catalog.usmint.gov/medals/treasury-and-mint/

Is this self aggrandising a new phenomenon? Or have they always been available?
Is anyone really buying a Steve Mnuchin medal?

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Daniel, Now I’m not sure which is funnier; that I thought I was not getting some kind of colossal joke that everyone else was privy to or that everybody but me was laughing at a Mint webpage that sported nothing more than a display of perhaps rather bizarre appearing but nevertheless authentic medals. The answer to that one, in the interest of comedic fairness, will have to remain up for grabs. I lasered in on the same representation as you did, Daniel, which is to say no depiction on any other medal could possibly match that of Steve Mnuchin; it’s… Read more »

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Daniel

It is funny seeing Steve Mnuchin’s name pop up in movies as a producer … knowing that he is Secretary of the Treasury (he is a massive movie buff if memory serves me correctly). I won’t judge people who buy these. Heck, I’ve got a whole bunch of 45th President coin/medals which I bought from Aliexpress, however these are objectively more funny, as they are given away to nephews, nieces and other people who will get a laugh out of them (yes, that is what the rest of the world does for a laugh … make fun of the President… Read more »

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SENZA

Remember Mnuchin and Wife’ infamous visit to the Bureau of Engraving and Printing??? All uncut currency immediately sold out and has been unavailable since.

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Seth Riesling

Because she stole it all to buy an $80,000 designer Hermes, Burkin bag to hold the purloined cash! What a waste of a human life she is! A parasite on his bank accounts worldwide. Lol.

NumisdudeTX

Kaiser Wilhelm

Seth,

I’m going for an amendment here, which is that those two are perfect for each other seeing as how that troll couldn’t ever have nabbed himself such a looker without his countless millions as collateral.

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Daniel,

Steve Mnuchin has been out as Treasury Secretary quite a few months now, in fact ever since his boss got the boot from the White House.

You can still get some mileage from those Trump medals; hand them out to your cat loving friends seeing as how The Donald was rather famous for his fondness for grabbing p*ssy.

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Antonio

Trophy wife.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Yep, and that’s just as much on him.

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Seth Riesling

Her photo is in the Oxford English Dictionary next to the words “attention whore” & “gold digger”! Lol.

NumisdudeTX

Kaiser Wilhelm

Just to be clear, it’s not that I have any stake in “defending” her, rather, I just can see this as being a two-way street. Sure he’s her sugar daddy, but she’s his arm candy; that’s their devil’s bargain.

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Mammoth

Anyone want to bet the carpet doesn’t match the drapes?

Kaiser Wilhelm

I assume that applies to Mnuchin’s black-dye-coated hair also?

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Antonio

$160 for a 3 inch bronze (brass) medal for David J. Ryder’s first term as Director of the Mint. I say “how much”?!!!!! Almost had a heart attack. Who are they kidding?

Kaiser Wilhelm

Aside from the fact that the Mint has elected to honor the Ruff Ryder with two bronze medals.

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Kaiser Wilhelm

I guess because Ryder wasn’t able to wreck the Mint on his initial go-around the powers that be decided to give him another crack at it.

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Kaiser Wilhelm

I was so lost on this one, and now am found. Hallelujah!

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Chris Terp

Sorry mistook your query to me. No that is not photoshop, it is an actual medal the US Mint sells to the public.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Chris,

Possibly there should be a qualifier inserted here, which is that this is an actual medal the US Mint would really like to sell to the public.

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Antonio

It proves what P.T. Barnham is reputed to have said.

Kaiser Wilhelm

The Pope’s not wearing a mask; it’s two weeks of isolation for him!

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SENZA

Too Late

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Ah, the Pope’s a Long Hauler now. Too bad…that’s a nasty business.

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Mike Hunt

Kaiser —
Funny how that picture happened. My wife was taking a picture of me in St Peter’s Square and I sneezed. And then this guy appears behind me and says “God Bless You”.
Who coulda figured ….
— Mike
PS After I did this pose at Rio’s Christ the Redeemer, literally everyone there had to do it

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Kaiser Wilhelm

You must be a brave person, Mike. My first thought is that the crowd reaction could just as easily have gone the other way!

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Daniel

That is amazing

Kaiser Wilhelm

But does it compare with the Northern Lights?

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Antonio

Northern Lights, beautiful and free. David J. Ryder medal, unattractive and $160. Clearly the Northern Lights is a better value.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Two different Ryder medals, Antonio. Makes the Northern Lights an even better value.

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Antonio
Chris Terp

Two for this year’s Christmas stuffers 😉

Seth Riesling

Arrogance weighs twice as much as fat! Lol.

NumisdudeTX

Rich

Hey Seth, how ’bout throwing in a pinch of ignorance to go with the arrogance since they go so well together. Double Lol.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Rich, Seth, Chris &Antonio,

Somehow I get the impression that my fellow numismatists are not staunch and eager members of the David “Ruff” Ryder Fan Club.

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c_q

well that’s just dandy. has any other mint director done such a thing for themselves? how’d you like to be the poor person whose job it was to engrave their boss’ likeness into a medal?

but still, $160 bucks for this or any other more popular design is way too much.

Chris Terp

I don’t know if other Mint directors got medals struck. Do know the Treasury secretary gets medals struck for them as they are departing.

sam tweedy

Don’t forget !! You can display this “JUNK” with your “BAT” quarters !!!! Yeah !!!! LOL LOL !!!!

Kaiser Wilhelm

sam o’lantern,

I still say the Bat quarter was one of the best ever. And by the way, why is there no mention of “old ladies” here?

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Mammoth

The release of the ‘Bat Quarter’ could not have been more well-timed.
The Mint actually got it right, for once.

But then again, even a blind squirrel finds a nut every now and then.

Gary Colon

How do you keep track of Products availability in real time?

Chris Terp

There’s a product schedule on the website giving you release dates for whole year.

https://catalog.usmint.gov/product-schedule/2021/

Also, you can sign up for email and text alerts from Mint on website.

Gary Colon

Sorry Chris, I was referring to keystrokes as Right Click Product Page, Source Code…Available?

Chris Terp

Can’t help you with that Gary. Maybe send an email to customer service at Mint?

Kaiser Wilhelm

Chris & Gary,

Trust me, some of our fellow commenters on this site are quite well versed in that procedure; you just have to bump into the right people.

Best of luck with that!

Kaiser Wilhelm

Gary,

That has apparently become a very popular and useful technique…and yours truly still doesn’t have a clue as to how it’s supposed to work. Oh well.

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Antonio

Can you believe the 2021 reverse proof ASEs are still available? I ordered a set Thursday and the Mint sent it to me today. I’ll keep checking when it arrives at my place.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Antonio, I’m just speculating here, but I think what may have happened is a somewhat unusual combination of there being a surfeit of 2021 Mint products available overall and an “eyes bigger than stomach” phenomenon having impacted the re-seller aka flipper world. The former situation was common knowledge beforehand while the latter circumstance was an unexpected result of the combination of high mintages and overly optimistic buying on the part of the assorted secondary marketers. At this point in the year there is a shortage of customers and a surplus of inventory, so some products are now ending up sitting… Read more »

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Antonio

Thank you KW. I see the data-available is 0. So it finally sold out, or did it? It’s like the new math. Mine is on it’s way to me and that’s what I care about. Now to see how good it looks. I only missed the first ASE proof. Doesn’t matter, there’s always next year.

Kaiser Wilhelm

That’s one thing you can be sure of, Antonio, that there will always be another ASE. 🙂

Rich

Gary Colon, here is what your looking for, courtesy of Daniel (our brother) verbatim from one of his earlier posts:

“Right click the product page and click “view source code” or whatever your browser says along those lines. Then CTRL +F and type in “data-available” (without quotes) and the number to the right of it is the quantity remaining.”

Kaiser Wilhelm

Thank you, Rich, for “replaying” that for us, and this time I made sure to write it down so I don’t have to say “Duh, I don’t know” the next time someone asks for this. Naturally, it’s also handy information to have in general if one should need to look up a product quantity.

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SENZA

First you must take control of your console with the simple command: CTRL+SHIFT+J then you just have to use your knowledge acquired via your computer science degree to access the specific parameters you desire – hope this helps………..

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Kaiser Wilhelm

The only degree I’ve ever gotten was the Third Degree. It happens.

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domenic

ASE enrollments are open on the mint website!

Rich

“True dat”

Kaiser Wilhelm

I hate to have to keep asking these possibly unnecessary and/or irrelevant questions, but is there a whole new posting on the Mint’s website or are you referring to this year’s which is still hanging around there.

Also, have you noticed the enrollment line items for the America The Beautiful Quarters haven’t been deleted yet? I wonder how long before they get around to that.

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domenic

looks like its for the dollars starting next year

Kaiser Wilhelm

Well okay then, Domenic. Thanks!

Mmk

As of 2:23 pm – there were 13,933
Left – out of 50,000
Should sell out in the next week or so

Kaiser Wilhelm

Wait. What? Which product, Mmk?

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domenic

MINT 2022 PRODUCT SCHEDULE POSTED ON MINT WEBSITE…..LOOK AT FALL 2022….MORGANS AND PEACE WILL BE MINTED……IN PROOF!

Daniel

Oh come on now!!
They are just bleeding us dry.

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Domenic Vaiasicca

Yup! Lol

Kaiser Wilhelm

Domenic V, Daniel & domenic,

Who’s willing to bet that the price for the Proofs will exceed that of this year’s Uncirculated versions?

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Daniel

The negro league baseball coins in January is an interesting choice.
I’m obviously not close enough to the ground to get a sense of how that would be perceived in the U.S., though I can definitely say it wouldn’t pass the sniff test in my country which has a large amount of wokeness injected into community sensitivities.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Daniel, “Wokeness” has of late come to be used as a code word of separation and distance from and opposition and repression toward those Americans who actually believe in what the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States say about the equality of all people regardless of gender, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, language, politics or creed. It may be rather difficult to understand looking from the outside in, but since so many Americans are generationally prejudiced in one or more of the aforementioned categories the very concept of espousing universal equality has been perverted into somehow… Read more »

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Chris Terp

Well stated Kaiser. Too many “blue blood” Americans believe that America was always a united and an English white country, forgetting that black slaves, native Americans, Spanish, Dutch and French nationals lived in the Colonies, Mexico and Canada – also can not forget Russians up in Alaska and California. So America and Western Hemisphere has always been a melting pot and not something that “invaded” USA and this Hemisphere. Enough of the politics for me in this thread and … Looking forward to see what the Negro League coins look like and will consider one since I missed the 2014… Read more »

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Rob S

I made a post that still indicates “waiting approval” (for days???). Not sure if anyone else can actually see it yet? But I linked to the Mint’s site with the models … I’m kinda likin’ the artist rendering of the coins, even if rather 2D / “flat”. https://www.usmint.gov/news/image-library/commemoratives#2022nlb https://www.usmint.gov/news/image-library/commemoratives#2022purpleheartMay make another dent in the bank acct next year? I got the Baseball HoF silver $ and 50c when they came out. I think I just dropped a ton o’bux on a new car then and couldnt swing the gold. But I eventually got that one aftermarket in OGP a while… Read more »

SENZA

He made one simple mistake he forget step 2 of his two part plan.
1.) Free the slaves
2.) Return them to their home lands

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Jeff Legan

Senza, Don’t you think after over 200 years of slavery in America, that the majority of freed slaves were native born Americans and had as much right to stay here as anyone? There was a group called the American Colonization Society that did send freed slaves and free born Blacks who wanted to leave to Liberia from 1822-1861. Lincoln was a supporter of that program, so I guess he didn’t make a mistake at all. I think few men on earth at that time would have done as good of a job as he did. Empathy is the key to… Read more »

SENZA

Go spew that B.S. to Detroit or Chicago……………………………..Even Aliens want to go back home after a short while here

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Rob S

Its way out there and no definite date (Fall), but looks like “S” mint only so far, including the Peace. So at least thats only 2 coins we need to hawk over at noon on some date. Wonder what the max mintage will be and the household limit?

At 1st I had to dig for the 2022 schedule. It wasnt on the home page, but a few clicks away. And now I see it in the main page (browser caching perhaps).

Rob S

Hmmm, a colorized purple heart silver $. Nice.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Rob,

That could be very nice or it could be a downer; remains to be seen.

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Rob S

I know. I got the Basketball HoF colorized coins … the colors? … black white and … “basketball (hoop)”??? They were the only ones that interested me in the series, and they DO look much better in person.
(I just got note their grades are in – the 2 $s are 70s, the 50c are 69 and 70.)

Purple and black would be expected colors for the PURPLE heart coin. 😉

Kaiser Wilhelm

While I would ordinarily state categorically that colorized coins are not my flavor, as with anything else I don’t like to say that this means never as it’s always better to keep an open mind, Rob.

Chris Terp

I picked up the Silver Dollar coin. Didn’t get any colorized ones. Nice coin. Wish I got the Baseball Silver Dollar. Considering the Negro League Silver Dollar. Wonder why the NFL didn’t get a Silver Dollar for their 100th anniversary last year?

Rob S

Hmmm, perhaps 2023 W-mint reverse proof Morgan / Peace $s?

Kaiser Wilhelm

Rob, the possibilities are indeed many:

2024 – Enhanced Reverse Proof
2025 – High Relief Enhanced RP
2025 – Colorized High Relief ERP
2026 – Holographic Colorized HRERP
2027 – Nite-Glow Holographic CHRERP
2028 – Bi-Metallic Nite-Glow HCHRERP
2029 – Gem-Encrusted Bi-Metallic NGHCHRERP
2030 – ?

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Kaiser Wilhelm

Rob,

The 2022 schedule link appears the moment you sign into your U.S. Mint account.

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Rob S

The hover-over drop down from the main page only shows 2020, 2021. But click on the Prod Sched link, and 2022 DOES show up.

Phil

Apologies for previous post. Obviously a dumb thing. That’s all I’ll say aboot that. But, late to the party, obviously. My M & P’s were disappointing to say the least. Purely packaging. Only 3 coins out of 22 were ‘tucked’ into holder. The rest were loose. 1 of my 3 Peace coins wasn’t encapsulated! All the parts were there, just someone didn’t do their job. 3 loose pieces, that doesn’t occur no matter how bad delivery is! It’s frustrating, but I do enjoy flipping my peace buck in my hand without a capsule. 1 peace dollar was pristine to my… Read more »

Rich

Phil, that is so freaky. Sorry to hear how poorly handled and packaged your shipment of Mint products were. It would probably benefit everyone if you could report this mishap to the Mint for their review and investigation.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Good advice, Rich.

By the way, that’s the worst example of Mint packaging I’ve ever heard of!

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Rob S

It’s frustrating, but I do enjoy flipping my peace buck in my hand without a capsule.

I just picked up a bullion ASE II so I can “handle” it. I plan on using it as golf ball marker on the greens next year. 😉
I didnt want to do that with any of the proofs I’ve been getting – almost did that with 1 of my Peace $s, but decided against it. A ~$40 ball marker vs ~$100s worth of a Peace $, easy choice.

Antonio

Ah the days when you could flip silver coins like nothing at all. I miss the good ole days. I flip my real 1922 Peace dollar anytime I want.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Antonio & Rob,

A genuinely “flippable” coin is technically either one or two steps away from handling these days if you count a capsule as 1 and a slab as 2.

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Rob S

heh – For over 4 decades I’ve been getting proof coins or sets. Only cracked the seal on 1 coin in that whole time – to check if a blemish was on the coin or capsule. (It was capsule, so exchanged it.) NEVER touched 1 tho. I been a good boy.
I have several older below-UNC (some WAY below) coins I could handle, like Ikes and such – even a Morgan and Peace. But never touched the proofs, nor any Eagle – til now.

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Rob S

(It was capsule on the coin, so exchanged it.)

Kaiser Wilhelm

Rob S,

Glad you cleared that up; I was a bit confused and perplexed by your original statement!

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Rob S

Yeah,you and me both. Temporary case of dyslexic typing I ‘spose. Brane know werk gud. 😉

Kaiser Wilhelm

Phil,

Reminds me of the Meatloaf song “Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad.”

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Chris Terp

I had one that wasn’t correctly placed into / came loose in box. Came from Texas. Wonder if all the bad processing came from Texas as that was a new contractor to help out Memphis in getting coins out quickly.

Kaiser Wilhelm

Chris,

I don’t believe we could have expected anything else other than yet another bonehead Mint decision. I’m sure they picked an ill-unequipped facility with a totally untrained work force to perform a precision-requiring function it took the Memphis Distribution Center a lot of time and effort to get going in the first place.

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Jeff Legan

Do not forget the owner of said facility is probably politically connected to the state of Texas or friends with management of the mint. Did any of you ever notice they never mention who owns the companies we give these government contracts to? In my state, a few years ago they changed the contractor that handles the lottery equipment. They really screwed it up (could not use pencil anymore, had to use black pen. If you had a stray mark outside of any box, it would not read your bet ticket at all ((my common sense says any marks outside… Read more »

Kaiser Wilhelm

Jeff Legan, Many thanks for sharing that story and especially for doing so in such an exceptionally comprehensive and complete manner. After reading your account of your (and many other people’s too, from what you described happening there under the “new management”) repeated misadventures at the lottery ticket location I felt as if I had been there when all this was happening; that is in my book a sign of something really well written! I imagine you’re not far off if at all in assuming that some of the usual and typical shenanigans were at play in the selection of… Read more »

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