Category Archives: Silver Coins

2014 $50 Polar Bear Silver Coin Introduces Exchange $50 for $50 Program

2014 $50 Polar Bear Silver CoinThe Royal Canadian Mint debuts a new series of coins with the recent release of the 2014 $50 Polar Bear Silver Coin. This issue marks the debut strike of a new 'Exchange $50 for $50' silver coin program.

Each new release is composed of 15.87 grams of 99.99% pure silver. Shown on the reverse is the likeness of a single polar bear shown in its natural habitat. Continue reading

Uncirculated Silver Eagle and Great Smoky Mountains 5 oz Coin Released Next Week

2014 American Silver Eagle Uncirculated Coin packaging Great Smoky Mountains Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin packagingSeveral new releases will appear from the United States Mint next week. Included in the new issues are the 2014-P Great Smoky Mountains National Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin, the 2014 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin and a few other debuting products. Continue reading

2014 Bobcat Fine Silver Coin Expands $20 for $20 Program

$20 for $20 2014 Bobcat Fine Silver Coin (Royal Canadian Mint image)The Royal Canadian Mint expands its popular $20 for $20 Program with the recent release of the $2014 Bobcat Fine Silver Coin.

Like all other $20 for $20 program issues, the $20 face value Bobcat Silver Coin can be purchased for that legal tender value of $20. Each is struck from fine silver (99.99% pure). A household order limit of three is in place. Continue reading

$100 FOR $100 2014 Bald Eagle Fine Silver Coin

$100 Bald Eagle Fine Silver Coin (Royal Canadian Mint image)While the limited mintage lasts, the Royal Canadian Mint has available the $100 FOR $100 2014 Bald Eagle Fine Silver Coin.

This release marks the third issue of the Royal Canadian Mint's popular 'Exchange $100 for $100' series in which $100, 99.99% pure silver coins are sold at their legal tender face value. Mintage of this release is limited to only 50,000. Continue reading

2014 Lucky Loonie Fine Silver Coin

2014 Lucky Loonie Fine Silver Coin (Royal Canadian Mint image)Canada has much to celebrate with the closing of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games as the country can lay claim to twenty-five medals.

As part of the celebration, the Royal Canadian Mint offers the 2014 Lucky Loonie Fine Silver Coin. This release is struck from 99.99% pure silver and features the Canadian Olympic Team logo in color. Continue reading

Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Sterling Silver 3-Rouble Coins

Sochi 2014 Winter Games 3-Coin Subscription Collection #1Sochi 2014 Winter Games 3-Coin Subscription Collection #2All around the world, the focus is on Russia and the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games being held there.  With that in mind, it is not too surprising to find there are several numismatic releases issued to commemorate the occasion.

As a product partner, the Royal Canadian Mint has available the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Sterling Silver 3-Rouble Coins issued by the Bank of Russia. Each of these Sochi Olympic Coins is composed of one ounce of sterling silver and featured in proof quality with designs emblematic of some of the most popular sports of the Olympic games. Continue reading

2014 Maple Leaf 1 oz Fine Silver Coin in Reverse Proof

2014 Maple Leaf Fine Silver Coin with Reverse ProofAvailable now from the Royal Canadian Mint is the collectible 2014 Maple Leaf 1 oz Fine Silver Coin.

Showcased on the reverse of the coin is a traditional maple leaf design featured in reverse proof.

The design, by Royal Canadian Mint engravers offers a single maple leaf in realistic detail. That detail is augmented by the reverse proof finish which is described as portraying brilliant raised elements on a frosted background. Continue reading

Proof Silver Eagle and Quarters Silver Proof Set Available Soon

2014 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Proof Coin2014 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™Silver coins take center stage next week as the United States Mint releases two popular annual products which contain the precious metal strikes. Leading the releases is the 2014 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™ which debuts on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 with the 2014 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Proof Coin issued two days later on January 23rd.

These two new items should each become available at Noon (Eastern) on their releases days. Orders for the silver coin products may be placed directly with the US Mint (once available) by visiting the website of www.usmint.gov or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Continue reading

US Mint Release Three New Products Next Week Designed As Gifts

2014 US Mint Gift SetsThree new products will be released from the United States Mint next week with each designed as a unique gift option to help mark those special events of life.  The new releases include the 2014 Birth Set, the 2014 United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Set and the 2014 United States Mint Congratulations Set.

All three go on sale on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 beginning at Noon (Eastern). Orders for any of the three options may be placed directly with the US Mint (once available) by visiting the website of www.usmint.gov or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Continue reading