Update on 2008-W Silver Eagle Reverse of 2007

The last time I wrote about the 2008-W Silver Eagle Reverse of 2007 Variety was nearly a month ago. At that time, the variety had only been confirmed for less than two weeks, but was already causing quite a stir. As a brief recap, some of the 2008-W Burnished Silver Eagles available directly from the […]

Platinum Eagles Sold Out and Suspended

Over the past few weeks, platinum has staged an impressive come back. Since the beginning of the month, the price of platinum has risen from a low of $1,850 per ounce to today’s price of $2,142. The recent rise has caused suspensions and sell outs for some of the US Mint’s platinum products. On Friday, […]

Mint News Blog Mintage Summary

As the Mint transitions from 2007 to 2008 precious metals product offerings, I spent several posts reviewing the last known sales figures for related products. This included Silver Eagles, Gold Eagles, Platinum Eagles, and First Spouse Gold Coins. This post will summarize all of the sales figures from this series. You can bookmark or refer […]