U.S. Mint Resumes American Eagle Silver Sales with 3 Million Ounce Inventory

After running out of 2015 1 oz. American Eagle silver bullion coins on July 7, the U.S. Mint has resumed sales to authorized purchasers. Reuters notes that the mint’s current inventory includes three million ounces—a modest head-start on production for a coin that sold 24,495,000 units so far this year. Demand for bullion coins has […]

Update: 2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin

U.S. Mint Public Affairs Specialist Lateefah Simms has issued a statement saying that the 2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin, due for release at noon (EDT) on July 30, will have a mintage limit of 50,000 coins, with per-household sales restricted to 50 units each. According to a release posted on the U.S. Mint’s website, the […]

2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin

The U.S. Mint has announced that it will begin taking orders for the 2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin on July 30 at noon Eastern Time. The coin was minted at West Point and carries a denomination of one hundred dollars. The coin’s obverse features a contemporary depiction of Liberty, designed by Justin Kunz, […]

Matthew Rhett Jeppson to be Nominated as Mint Director

A press release issued by The White House yesterday announced President Obama’s intention to nominate Matthew Rhett Jeppson, current Principal Deputy Director of the U.S. Mint, for Director of the Mint. Jeppson entered his current position as Principal Deputy Director of the U.S. mint on Jan. 12, 2015. Prior to that, he served twenty-four years in the Marine […]

Update: 2015 ATB Blue Ridge Parkway and American Eagle Gold and Silver

The U.S. Mint has issued updates on the availability of two versions of its popular 2015 Blue Ridge Parkway Five Ounce Silver Coins. The first, the Blue Ridge Parkway 2015 Uncirculated Five Ounce Silver, has gone on sale today, July 7, for the price of $149.95 each. This addition to the America the Beautiful Quarters […]