A Wildlife in Motion series debuts from the Royal Canadian Mint with the recent release of the 2013 Bison Fine Silver Coin. This strike is offered by the RCM at its legal tender face value of CAD $100.
Each coin is struck from 99.99% pure silver. Shown on the reverse of the piece is a design of three bison. [click to continue…]
The United States Mint today, April 16, 2013, released the 2013 White Mountain Silver Uncirculated Coin. This release marks the first of the America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin™ series to be issued this year, but the sixteenth for the program overall.
Initial pricing of the White Mountain Silver Uncirculated Coin is listed at $179.95, plus the US Mint's standard shipping and handling of $4.95 per order. Maximum mintage for the coin is set at 25,000. [click to continue…]
Available now from the Perth Mint of Australia is the 2013 Australian Kookaburra 1 oz Silver Proof High Relief Coin. The coin is struck from one ounce of 99.9% pure silver to proof quality and features an issue limit of just 9,000.
The release of this coin marks the second annual issue of a high relief kookaburra which is minted with concave surfaces to ensure optimum flow of the designs. This series debuted for the first time in 2012 with that coin quickly achieving a sell-out. [click to continue…]
Beginning today, May 9, 2013, at Noon (Eastern) the United States Mint will start offering the 2013 American Eagle West Point Two-Coin Silver Set. The two-coin set includes two West Point struck American Silver Eagle coins and is being sold by the US Mint for $139.95.
No pre-determined mintage limit is in place on the set. Instead, the US Mint will sell the product to meet public demand for a four week window. All orders accepting by the US Mint before June 6, 2013, at 5 p.m. (ET) will be fulfilled. [click to continue…]
The United States Mint has once again added the 2013 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins™ to its numismatic product schedule. As such, the expected release dates for the five 2013-dated coins are now known.
In addition, anticipated pricing for the five ounce collect0r-grade coins has also been announced. While this pricing and the release dates may be subject to change, it does offer collectors some information that they may find useful. [click to continue…]
Today, May 2, 2013, at 12 noon (ET), the United States Mint will release one of its most popular annual numismatic products - the 2013 United States Mint Silver Proof Set®. The set is scheduled to be sold for $67.95, plus the US Mint's standard shipping and handling charge of $4.95 per order.
Fourteen different coins are included as part of the set with each struck to proof quality at the US Mint's facility in San Francisco. Of the fourteen, seven feature 90% silver compositions. [click to continue…]
The United States Mint tomorrow, April 30, 2013, will release two new product options created for special occasions. Beginning at Noon (Eastern) the 2013 United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Set and the 2013 United States Mint Congratulations Set will be available for purchase.
These two sets appear as new annual products from the US Mint. Both contain proof quality coins presented with an illustrated outer sleeve and folder. [click to continue…]
Today, April 25, 2013, the United States Mint will release the 2013 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set™. The set goes on sale beginning at Noon (Eastern) for $12.95, plus the US Mint's standard shipping and handling charge of $4.95 per order.
Found in the set are a total of ten 2013 quarters struck as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program. Each of the included coins is featured in uncirculated quality. [click to continue…]
Available now from the Perth Mint of Australia is the 2013 Mini Roo 0.5g Gold Coin. This coin is struck from half a gram of 99.99% pure gold and features the likeness of a kangaroo on its reverse.
Pricing of the Mini Roo is AUS $54.09 (US $56.87), however, that is subject to change based on market conditions. The strike is presented on a mint-to-order basis with the final mintage announced following the end of production. [click to continue…]
The United States Mint will release the 2013 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins today, April 18, 2013. The Proof Gold Eagles will be available in four different sizes including one ounce, 1/2 ounce, 1/4 ounce and 1/10 ounce.
In addition, a four-coin set will also be released. This set contains one of each of the four different sized 2013 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins. Each is struck from 22-karat gold. [click to continue…]