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2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Commemorative Silver Dollar Issued

2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Proof Silver Dollar (US Mint image)Available now from the United States Mint are the 2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Commemorative Silver Dollars. The commemoratives went on sale beginning at Noon (Eastern) today, January 2, 2014.

Included in the release are both a 2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Proof Silver Dollar and a 2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Uncirculated Silver Dollar. For a limited time, they are available at the introductory prices of $49.95 for the proof and $44.95 for the uncirculated. Continue reading

Doctor Who 1/2oz Silver Proof Eleven-Coin Set Available from Perth Mint

Doctor Who 50th Anniversary 2013 1_2oz Silver Proof Eleven Coin Set (Perth Mint image)The interests of coin collectors and Sci-Fi lovers combine with a new release currently available from the Perth Mint of Australia. Sure to be popular, the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary 2013 1/2oz Silver Proof Eleven-Coin Set may now be purchased directly from the Perth Mint.

Included as part of the release are eleven 1/2 ounce 99.9% pure silver coins issued as legal tender of the South Pacific island nation of Niue. Each contains a different colored reverse depicting one of the eleven iconic Doctor Who incarnations presented throughout its fifty-year history on television. Continue reading

$20 Fine Silver Royal Infant 3-Coin Set Available Now

$20 Fine Silver Royal Infant 3-Coin Set (Royal Canadian Mint image)Available now from the Royal Canadian Mint is the $20 Fine Silver Royal Infant 3-Coin Set. This set celebrates the birth of Prince George on July 22, 2013, son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and third in line to the throne.

Each coin of the set is struck from 99.99% pure silver. Maximum mintage of the three-coin set is limited to just 7,500. Continue reading

2013 5-Star Generals Profile Collection

2013 5-Star Generals Profile Collection (US Mint image)Available beginning today, August 5, 2013, from the United States Mint is the 2013 5-Star Generals Profile Collection. This collection contains two of the 2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coins along with a bronze replica of the 1962 General MacArthur Congressional Gold Medal.

The coins and medal replica are displayed inside an easel-type folder. Mintage of the collection is limited to just 50,000 with pricing shown as $74.95. Continue reading

Wolf Fine Silver Coin Offered As 8th Release of $20 for $20 Series

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The Royal Canadian Mint has issued the newest release in its extremely popular $20 for $20 series. Available now, although likely to sell-out in short order, are the 2013 $20 Wolf Fine Silver Coins.

These coins are struck from 99.99% pure silver. Featured on the reverse of the strike is a design showcasing a running wolf amidst its natural Canadian habitat.

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2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Release

2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coins

Available starting today, March 21, 2013, from the United States Mint are releases of the 2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Program. Strikes of the commemorative program go on sale from the US Mint beginning at Noon (Eastern).

Releases of the program include the 2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative $5 Gold Coin, the 2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Silver Dollar Coin and the 2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Half Dollar Coin. All three strikes are issued in both proof and uncirculated conditions

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2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Silver Dollar Released

2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Proof Silver Dollar CoinToday, February 28, 2013, the United States Mint will release the 2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Silver Dollar. The commemorative coins will be available beginning at Noon (Eastern) in both proof and uncirculated conditions.

For a limited time, the US Mint is offering the Girl Scouts Silver Dollars at introductory pricing. The Girl Scouts Proof Silver Dollar will initially be sold for $54.95 with the Girl Scouts Uncirculated Silver Dollar available for $50.95. Continue reading

2012 Commemorative Coin and September 11 Medal Sales To End

2012-US-Mint-Commemorative-Coins-and-September-11-National-MedalsToday, December 17, 2012, the United States Mint will halt sales of the 2012 Commemorative Coins and the September 11 National Medal. Those wishing to purchase the products directly from the US Mint will have until 5 PM (Eastern Time) to complete their transactions or be forced to look to the secondary market to procure the items.

It is typical for the US Mint to end sales for commemorative products such as this before the end of the year. This allows the Mint time to fulfill all orders before the start of the new year. Continue reading

2013 US Mint Product Schedule Released

2013 US Mint Product Schedule (US Mint website image)The United States Mint has unveiled a 2013 Product Schedule that already encompasses a total of forty-seven different products. This new schedule includes release dates ranging throughout the year from January 8, 2013 through December of 2013.

Products covered in the new schedule include releases such as annual sets, American Eagle coins, America the Beautiful Quarters®, America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins™ and the 2013 Commemorative Coin programs including the 2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Silver Dollar and the 2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative $5 Gold Coin. The schedule even alludes to a set that, as of yet, the US Mint has not announced. Continue reading

Designs for 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coins Unveiled

5-Star Generals Commemorative Coins Line-ArtThe United States Mint last week published the designs for the 2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Program scheduled to be issued next year. Six designs were unveiled which will be featured on the three coins of the program including a $5 gold coin, a silver dollar and a half-dollar clad coin.

These three coins were authorized by Congress under the 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Act (Public Law 111-262) which was signed into law on October 8, 2010 by President Barack Obama. All three will be produced to both proof and uncirculated conditions. Continue reading