Mike Unser

US Mint Sales: 2020-S Proof Silver Eagle UnavailableThe highlight from the U.S. Mint’s latest sales data is the first showing of the 2020-S Proof American Silver Eagle.

Released Oct. 13, the product has actually been unavailable for several days now. In fact, Mint figures show more of the coins have sold than its stated 200,000 mintage with 199,997 individual and another 440 bulk 40 packs ordered for a combined six-day total of 217,597 coins […]

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US Mint Increases Prices on Silver ProductsThe United States Mint raised prices Tuesday, Oct. 13, on its suite of numismatic silver products. Products affected include American Silver Eagles, silver proof sets, five-ounce silver coins and silver medals.

Several of the products have now seen more than one increase this year when compared against what they would have cost in 2019. Those released last year are also now higher […]


US Mint Sales: 2020 $1 Proof and Quarters Circulating Sets DebutThe United States Mint released two products last week, a circulating set of 2020 quarters and a proof set of 2020 dollars. Both sets topped the U.S. Mint’s list of weekly top sellers. Each outperformed the sales starts of their prior sets.

Released last Thursday, Oct. 8, the 10-coin set of circulating 2020 P&D America the Beautiful quarter dollars logged four-day sales of 16,255 — the best sales debut in the product line to date […]


US Mint Sales: Connecticut American Innovation Dollars DebutNew United States Mint sales stats offer first showings for rolls and bags containing 2020 American Innovation dollars for Connecticut.

Featuring a design recognizing the Gerber Variable Scale created by Joseph Gerber of Connecticut, the U.S. Mint’s latest dollar launched Sept. 29 and logged combined six-day sales of 642,800 pieces […]


American Eagle Gold and Silver Coin Redesigns UnveiledThe United States Mint announced new designs for bullion and collector editions of American Eagle gold and silver coins. The U.S. Mint’s 34-year-old series of coins has featured the same obverse (heads) and reverse (tails) designs since their introduction in 1986.

Beginning in 2021, their obverses will carry "refreshed" versions of the original designs, the Mint noted, while their reverses will feature brand new eagle depictions […]


US Mint Sales: 2020 Palladium Eagle and Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller Quarters DebutThe United States Mint recently released its 2020-W Uncirculated American Palladium Eagle and six products recognizing Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park of Vermont. The U.S. Mint’s latest sales stats show how well they performed in the early going.

Released a week ago Monday, Sept. 21, the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller quarter is the fourth of five issues for 2020 […]


US Mint Sales: 2020 Salt River Bay 5oz Coin DebutsThe United States Mint released one product last week recognizing Salt River Bay National Historical Site and Ecological Preserve in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The U.S. Mint’s latest sales show how well it performed in the early going.

Released Sept. 18, the .999 fine 2020-P Salt River Bay Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin logged three-day starting sales of 12,669 units, making it the Mint’s best seller for the week […]


US Mint Sales: 2020 Silver Proof Set Tops 265,000 in Five MonthsProof Sets and American Silver Eagles held the top four sales slots during the week ended Sept. 13, United States Mint figures show.

The 2020 Silver Proof Set ranked third overall, advancing another 3,808 units. It scored a milestone of sorts with its sales through five months reaching atop 265,000 […]

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https://www.coinnews.net/2020/09/11/u-s-mint-produces-over-1-65-billion-coins-for-circulation-in-august/U.S. coin production soared for a third straight month, manufacturing figures from the United States Mint show. The new data also revealed mammoth mintages for U.S. Virgin Islands’ Salt River Bay quarter, the third of this year’s five quarters with unique designs.

U.S. Mint facilities in Philadelphia and Denver struck more than 1.65 billion coins for circulation in August, marking their second highest monthly output — right behind July — since January 2017 […]


US Mint Sales: Colorized Basketball Coins Rise to 45,605The U.S. Mint’s five most popular products for the week ending Sept. 6 was the 2020 Proof Set, the proof and uncirculated 2020-W American Silver Eagles, and two recently released colorized coins which celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame (www.hoophall.com).

The pair of colorized Basketball coins advanced during their first full week of sales by a combined 6,818 pieces, lifting their total through the ten days of their release to 45,605 pieces […]