2014 United States Mint Proof Set

Tomorrow, March 25, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2014 Proof Set. This represents one of the Mint’s top numismatic products by sales volume and is a staple of many collections. Each set contains the following 14 proof quality coins struck in their standard composition at […]

2014 Presidential Dollars Proof Set

Tomorrow, February 18, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of the 2014 Presidential $1 Coin Proof Set. This will represent the first availability for three of the included designs, and the first availability in proof format for all four designs. Each set includes proof versions of the 2014 Presidential […]

2013 Silver Proof Set Sold Out

As of yesterday, the 2013 United States Mint Silver Proof Set has sold out. This represents the first 2013 annual set to have sold out. The 2013 Silver Proof Set originally went on sale May 2, 2013. Each set includes 90% silver versions of the Roosevelt Dime, Kennedy Half Dollar, and five America the Beautiful […]

2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set

Tomorrow, January 21, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set. Each set includes this year’s five different quarter designs struck in a composition of 90% silver. The reverse designs for the quarters feature images or scenes representative of Great […]

2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set

Tomorrow, January 7, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of the 2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set. This product marks the first appearance of this year’s five new quarter designs. The five America the Beautiful Quarters for this year feature: Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee Shenandoah […]

2013 United States Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set

Today, December 12, 2013 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will open sales for the 2013 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set. The US Mint will use its new “online waiting room” feature for this product launch, suggesting that they expect heavy initial demand. The 2013 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set contains eight silver […]

Revisiting the US Mint’s 2013 Annual Sets

Some of the big secondary winners from last year’s numismatic product line up were the core annual sets. The annual proof set and mint set had long been a staple of many collections, but sales have taken a sharp decline in recent years due to a number of factors which I had explored in this […]

2013 US Mint Uncirculated Coin Set

Today, June 4, 2013 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of the 2013 Uncirculated Coin Set or “Mint Set”. Along with the previously released 2013 Proof Set and 2013 Silver Proof Set, this represents one of the Mint’s core annual sets. The 2013 Mint Set includes two separate folders containing […]

Lower Prices for Silver Proof Sets

According to a notice published today in the Federal Register, the United States Mint will lower the prices for several numismatic annual sets containing silver coins. The products include the 2013 Silver Proof Set, 2012 & 2013 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Sets, and the 2013 Congratulations Set. The 2013 Silver Proof Set contains […]