2011 Proof Platinum Eagle Sales at 6,786

The initial sales figures for the 2011 Proof American Platinum Eagle are now available. Through May 29, 2011, the US Mint has recorded sales of 6,786 coins. This represents a slower start than each of the past two years. The 2009 Proof Platinum Eagle began with sales of 7,207 in the first three days. The […]

San Francisco 2011 Silver Eagles

In response to the continuing high demand for silver bullion coins, the United States Mint recently began production of the American Silver Eagle bullion coins at the San Francisco Mint. In a press release issued yesterday, they indicated that they would begin taking orders for the coins struck at the San Francisco facility effective May […]

2011 Proof Platinum Eagle

Tomorrow, May 26, 2011 at 12:00 Noon ET, the US Mint will begin sales of the 2011 Proof American Platinum Eagle. This coin is the third in the design series presenting the core concepts of American democracy as expressed in the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution. The reverse design for the coin was unveiled last […]

2011 Proof Gold Buffalo Sales at 5,782

The initial sales figures are now available for the 2011 Proof American Gold Buffalo. Through May 22, 2011, sales of the one ounce 24 karat gold coins have reached 5,782. This amount represents less than half the debut sales that were achieved for the 2010 Proof Gold Buffalo and less than a third of the […]

2011 Proof American Gold Buffalo Coins

The 2011 Proof Gold Buffalo Coins will go on sale at the US Mint today, May 19, 2011 at 12:00 Noon ET. This release comes less than two weeks after the sell out of the 2010-dated version, making for only a small gap in availability for the popular 24 karat gold proof coins. After a […]

Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Dollar Rolls

The United States Mint will begin sales of the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Dollar Rolls on May 19, 2011 at 12:00 Noon ET. This will represent the 18th release of the Presidential $1 Coin Program.The obverse of the coin features a portrait of the former President, along with inscriptions indicating the order of the Presidency, […]

Numismatic Gold Coin Price Decrease Possible

Amidst the recent decline in precious metals, the prices of US Mint numismatic gold coins have stubbornly remained at the same levels. This may finally change tomorrow, provided that London Fix prices remain under $1,500. Since April 28, gold coins covered under the pricing policy have been priced based on the $1,500 to $1,549.99 tier. […]