2015 Bombay Hook ATB Quarter 3-Coin Set

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Tomorrow, October 6, the U.S. Mint will release the 2015 Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge Three-Coin Set at noon ET. The set is available for $9.95; it includes two Uncirculated quarters that were respectively minted in Philadelphia and Denver, and one Proof quarter minted in San Francisco. There are no stated limits on availability or orders per household at this time. The Bombay Hook … [Read More...]

First Look: Lyndon B. Johnson Coin & Chronicles Set


The U.S. Mint’s product page for the 2015 Lyndon B. Johnson Coin & Chronicles Set has been updated to include new images and an order limit of 2 sets per household. The set, available for $57.95, will be released on October 27 at noon ET and will have a product limit of 25,000 units. The Johnson set is the fourth and final 2015 release in the popular series. It includes an exclusive Reverse … [Read More...]

2015 First Spouse Medal Set Update


The 2015 First Spouse Medal Set has been available for over a week now and it’s a good time for an update on the item. The Mint does not include medals in their weekly sales reports (unless they are part of a set with coins), so their latest sales numbers do not include figures for the new FS medal set. Coin Update sent an inquiry to officials at the U.S. Mint, asking for updated sales numbers … [Read More...]

Bombay Hook 5 oz. ATB Bullion Coin Now Available


The Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge ATB 5 oz. silver bullion coins are now available for purchase by the U.S. Mint's authorized buyers, many of whom are offering pre-order options for the new issue. Bombay Hook bullion coins are composed of 5 ounces of silver that is 99.9% pure. They measure three inches across, are 4.064 mm thick, and are manufactured at the Philadelphia mint, but do not … [Read More...]

Confirmed: 2014 American Eagle Silver Proof Close to Sell Out


Yesterday, I noticed that the 2014 American Eagle Silver Proof Coin had been updated to “Unavailable” status on the U.S. Mint’s Website. While it’s not surprising that the mint is winding down its sales of the 2014 issue this close to the end of 2015, it caught my attention because the mint has had trouble maintaining inventory for the 2015 ASE Proof. As noted on Coin Update yesterday, there … [Read More...]

Bombay Hook ATB Quarter Rolls and Bags


The U.S. Mint will begin selling rolls and bags of the new Bombay Hook America the Beautiful quarter on Wednesday, September 30, at noon ET. The coins can be purchased for $18.95 in a single 40-coin roll (minted in San Francisco); for $32.95 as two 40-coin rolls (minted in Philadelphia and Denver, respectively); for $34.95 as a 100-coin bag (buyers can choose from the above mint facilities); or … [Read More...]

2015 Platinum Eagle Update and FS Medal Set Release


The U.S. Mint has released an image of the reverse of the 2015 American Eagle 1 oz. Platinum Proof Coin. The designs for 2015 and 2016 Platinum Eagle Proof reverses have been given the theme of "Torches of Freedom," and will each feature a depiction of Liberty carrying a torch. The above 2015 design was created by Joel Iskowitz and depicts Liberty approaching a bald eagle to illustrate the idea … [Read More...]

Rosebud Sioux Code Talkers Medal


The Rosebud Sioux Tribe Code Talkers Bronze Medal can now be purchased from the U.S. Mint. The design is available on 1.5- and 3-inch medals minted in Philadelphia and priced $6.95 and $39.95, respectively. There are no stated mintage limits or household order restrictions at this time. The medal is fashioned after the Congressional Gold Medal awarded the Rosebud Sioux Tribe (also known as … [Read More...]

New Release: 2015 Lyndon B. Johnson $1 Coin Cover


Today, September 17, the 2015 Lyndon B. Johnson $1 Coin Cover will go on sale at noon ET. It has a product limit of 15,000 units and is available for $19.95. As noted in a previous post, the coin cover presents two circulating finish Lyndon Johnson Presidential $1 coins on a plastic display card; the card is held in an envelope with a portrait of the President, a “Red, White, and Blue … [Read More...]

On Sale: 2015 John F. Kennedy Coin & Chronicles Set (Updated)


Today, September 16, at noon Eastern Time, the U.S. Mint will begin sales of the 2015 John F. Kennedy Coin & Chronicles Set. The set includes a Reverse Proof Presidential dollar that is only available as part of this set, a silver John F. Kennedy Presidential Medal, a Kennedy postage stamp issued in 1964, and a booklet containing images and historical information. It is priced at $57.95 per … [Read More...]