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Koala and Kookaburra Silver Coins Available from Perth Mint

2014-Australian-Koala-1-Kilo-Silver-Proof-Coin2014-Australian-Kookaburra-Silver-Proof-High-Relief-CoinThe Perth Mint of Australia debuted two new silver coins this month with each offered as the latest issues in larger coin programs.

Available now for ordering from the Perth Mint are the 2014 Australian Koala 1 Kilo Silver Proof Coin and the 2014 Australian Kookaburra 1 oz Silver Proof High Relief Coin. Both are struck from 99.9% pure silver to proof quality. Continue reading

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

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

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

2014 $1 Sydney Holographic Coin Celebrates New Year’s Eve Fireworks

2014 $1 Sydney Holographic Coin (Royal Australian Mint image)New Year's celebrations occur around the world with the city of Sydney, Australia serving as a symbol of just how spectacular those celebrations can be. As part of this year's festivities, the Royal Australian Mint is preparing to issue the 2014 $1 Sydney Holographic Coin.

Offered on the reverse of the coin is a colorful holographic depiction of the traditional fireworks extravaganza displayed in Sydney Harbor every New Year's eve. The design even includes a secret symbol in the center which has yet to be unveiled. Continue reading

2013 United States Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set™

2013 United States Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set™ (US Mint image)Now available from the United States Mint is the 2013 United States Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set™. It went on sale beginning at Noon (Eastern) on December 12, 2013.

Included as part of the Limited Edition Silver Proof Set are eight proof quality coins struck from silver. Mintage cap for the release is limited to just 50,000. Continue reading