New Coin Releases

2012 Uncirculated American Eagle Silver CoinBeginning on Thursday, August 2, 2012, the U.S. Mint will launch the 2012-W Uncirculated American Silver Eagle Coin.

It will be the fifth 2012 American Silver Eagle, as it was preceded by a bullion, two proofs, and one reverse proof coin. The uncirculated strike will feature a "W" mint mark for […]


2012-W $50 Uncirculated American Gold Eagle CoinCollectors may order the newest annual gold numismatic release from the United States Mint. The 2012-W $50 Uncirculated American Gold Eagle Coin went on sale today, June 28, 2012, beginning at Noon (ET).

Pricing for the one ounce Gold Eagle is set at $1,828.00, but that is subject to change weekly based on the U.S. Mint’s precious metal coin pricing policy […]

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2012-S American Silver Eagle Two-Coin Proof SetStarting at noon Eastern Time (ET), the United States Mint began accepting orders for its 2012-S San Francisco American Silver Eagle Two-Coin Proof Set which was released at the expected price of $149.95. An ordering deadline has been implemented with sales cutting off in four weeks, on July 5, at 5 PM ET.

Order volume was exceptionally high early as the U.S. Mint website went through what have become traditional hiccups during the debut of popular products — periods of complete downtime, inability to place orders and general sluggishness […]


El Yunque National Forest 5 Oz Silver Uncirculated CoinAt noon Eastern Time today, the United States Mint began offering the 2012-P El Yunque National Forest Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin for $204.95, the same price as the 2011-dated issues that are still available. This latest collector piece honors the national forest located in Puerto Rico.

The new strike marks the eleventh in the America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin series and the first 2012-dated one this year […]


Kennedy Half Dollar Rolls and BagsOn 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 […]

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2012 Australian Koala Gilded Silver CoinThe 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 […]


Royal Canadian Mint 2012 Collector CoinsAs it continues to advance the art and science of coin manufacturing, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to introduce a striking variety of new collector coins which celebrate Canada through nature, art and history.

Maple leaf, Group of Seven, Rick Hansen and War of 1812 featured in precious metal as Aster and Venetian glass bumble bee coin and glow-in-the dark dinosaur coin showcase exciting Royal Canadian Mint innovations […]


2012-W $50 Proof American Gold Eagle CoinThursday, April 19, 2012, the United States Mint issued four 2012-W Proof American Gold Eagle Coins and a Four-Coin Set. Their starting prices range from $215.50 to $3,585.50 since their sizes vary. The most expensive offering is the set containing all four proof coins.

American Gold Eagle coins contain 22-karat gold, the standard used for hundreds of years for gold coinage because of its durability, and the coins are made in four sizes. They are 1 ounce, 1/2 ounce, 1/4 ounce and 1/10 ounce […]


2012-W Proof American Silver EagleToday, April 12, 2012, the United States Mint released the 2012-W Proof American Silver Eagle at 12:00 Noon ET.

Its initial price is $59.95, but as with all coins containing precious metals, the amount is subject to change. During the course of sales last year, the proof’s pricing changed twice due to major swings in the precious metals market.

To place an order for the American Silver Eagle, visit the United States Mint website product page for it which is […]

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2012-W $50 American Buffalo Gold Proof CoinToday, March 15, 2012, the United States Mint started to accept orders for the 2012-W $50 American Buffalo Gold Proof Coin at an opening price of $1,960.00.

Now in the seventh year in the series, the collectible is the purest U.S. Mint gold product with its composition of 24 karat, or 99.99%, fine gold minted to a weight of one ounce. Every Buffalo gold coin features the profile of a Native American on the obverse and an American buffalo on the reverse images that first appeared […]