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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 […]


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 […]


2020-S Proof American Silver Eagle ReleasedThe United States Mint released today its latest American Silver Eagle, this one in proof quality and struck at the San Francisco Mint.

In January, the U.S. Mint released the West Point proof version which has, so far, accumulated individual sales of nearly 360,000. The West Point edition in uncirculated quality launched in July and has sales of almost 146,000 […]


2020 American Innovation Dollar Proof Set ReleasedFour collector-grade dollars bundled together in a single numismatic product are now available with the U.S. Mint’s release today of its proof set of 2020 American Innovation dollars.

Found within the set are $1 coins honoring innovation and pioneering efforts which took place in the states of Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, and South Carolina […]


U.S. Mint 10-Coin Set of Circulating 2020 Quarters for $10Collectors can soon order a ten-coin collection of quarters with designs honoring national sites in American Samoa, Connecticut, U.S. Virgin Islands, Vermont and Kansas.

The United States Mint at noon EDT today will release its 2020 America the Beautiful Quarters Circulating Coin Set™ for $10 […]


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 […]


2020 American Innovation Dollars for Connecticut ReleasedBags and rolls of a new $1 coin debut today with the United States Mint’s release of their 2020 American Innovation dollar for Connecticut. Product options include 25-coin rolls and 100-coin bags filled with uncirculated coins from the Philadelphia and Denver Mints.

Appearing on the dollars’ reverse (tails side) is a design recognizing the Gerber Variable Scale. Joseph Gerber of Connecticut conceived the device using the elastic waistband of his pajamas when he was a junior in college […]