October Circulating Coin Production: Bombay Hook Totals Released

The U.S. Mint has released its monthly figures for circulating coin production and October saw a significant increase in mintages for the second month in a row. Overall production topped 1.75 billion coins last month, which is 281.27 million more than September’s total of over 1.47 billion. The chart below details production numbers for the […]

U.S. Mint Shares 2016 ATB Quarter Launch Dates

The U.S. Mint has shared dates for the first three America the Beautiful quarter releases of 2016, including launch ceremonies for Shawnee National Forest, Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Launch dates for the other two 2016 ATB quarter releases — featuring Theodore Roosevelt National Park and Fort Moultrie at Fort Sumter National Monument […]

U.S. Mint Reissues Four Presidential Medals

The U.S. Mint has reissued four Presidential bronze medals today, November 6. Available in both 3 inch and 1 5/16 inch options, collectors will again be able to obtain pieces celebrating the presidencies of Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Ronald Reagan. As with other medals in this series, the new reissues are […]

American Liberty HR and FDR Coin & Chronicles Set “Unavailable”

A couple of high-profile items are quickly nearing sellouts after months of inching along with sporadic momentum. Michael White of the U.S. Mint’s Office of Corporate Communications told Mint News Blog that, as of today, November 3, the 2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin has sold 45,479 of a potential 50,000-unit mintage, while the 2014 […]

U.S. Mint to Make Operational Adjustments in Coming Weeks

The U.S. Mint has reported that it will be making a couple of operational changes in November and December. The first of those changes will occur on November 2, and will see the temporary cessation of the Mint’s mutilated coin exchange. The program allows owners of bent, broken, or heavily corroded coins to submit their […]

Lyndon B. Johnson Coin & Chronicles Set “Unavailable” After 4 Hours

The 2015 Lyndon B. Johnson Coin & Chronicles Set is listed as “Unavailable” on the U.S. Mint’s Web site four hours after its release. The Mint’s Web site processed transactions surprising well today, considering the glitches and crashes experienced by many customers during previous high-traffic product launches. Officials at the U.S. Mint responded in an email […]

“Monuments Men” Bronze Medals

The United States Congress honored the 345 men and women known as the “Monuments Men” yesterday for their work in preserving nearly five million European artifacts and artworks on behalf of the Allies during and after World War II. Four surviving members attended the ceremony and were awarded a Congressional Gold Medal, bronze replicas of which are […]

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