The Royal Canadian Mint releases a unique new strike with the debut of the 2013 Maple Leaf Impression Silver Coin. As can be inferred from the name, the strike showcases the likeness of a maple leaf on its reverse.
In fact, over one hundred small maple leaves grace the reverse of the coin. They are combined together in a pattern leaving the outline of a single much larger maple leaf in the center. [click to continue…]
The 2013 Discover Australia 1 Oz Silver Proof Coins are now available from the Perth Mint of Australia. Each of the new releases is struck to proof quality from one ounce of 99.9% pure silver.
Shown on the reverse of the strikes is colorized designs depicting some of the unique creatures of Australia and their natural habitat. The five 2013-dated releases showcase a kangaroo, a koala, an emu, a kookaburra and a platypus. [click to continue…]
Collectors may now order the second 2013-dated issue of the United States Mint's America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin™ series. Beginning on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at Noon (Eastern), the 2013 Perry's Victory Silver Uncirculated Coin was released for sale to the public.
The strikes are composed of five ounces of .999 fine silver are are available for $179.95. Shown on the reverse of the coin is a design emblematic of Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial located in the state of Ohio. [click to continue…]
Collectors have just three days left to place any remaining orders for the 2013 American Eagle West Point Two-Coin Silver Set from the United States Mint. Sales for the set will be closed at 5 PM (Eastern) on June 6, 2013.
The West Point Set went on sale on May 9th with ordering available during a four-week window. No pre-determined mintage level was in place on the release with all valid orders received during the four-week window to be fulfilled. [click to continue…]
Available now for purchase from the United States Mint is the 2013 American Eagle Silver Uncirculated Coin. The 2013 Uncirculated Silver Eagle went on sale beginning at Noon (Eastern) on Tuesday, May 28, 2013.
Like all other Silver Eagle coins, this uncirculated version is composed of one ounce of 99.9% pure silver. Pricing of the strike is listed at $48.95, plus the US Mint's standard shipping and handling charge of $4.95 per order. [click to continue…]
With falling silver prices and resulting coin melt values, the United States Mint last Wednesday brought down pricing on four of its annual silver sets to better match the changes.
Three of the silver sets are 2013 products with the other released last year. [click to continue…]
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, May 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…]