2016 Richard M. Nixon Presidential Dollar Products, Shawnee Bullion Sales

Today, February 3, the U.S. Mint released rolls, bags, and boxes of the 2016 Richard M. Nixon Presidential $1 Coin. This is the first Presidential dollar of 2016, to be followed later in the year by issues featuring Gerald Ford and Ronald Reagan. The Nixon dollars are available in six product options that offer varying […]

2016 Mark Twain Proof and Uncirculated Silver Dollars

The 2016 Mark Twain Commemorative Proof and Uncirculated Silver Dollars will be released this Monday, February 1, at noon ET. These coins were originally supposed to launch with the Mark Twain gold issues on January 14, but were held up due to an error on the items’ certificates of authenticity. Included on the COA’s was an incorrect description of […]

2016 National Park Service Commemorative Coin Images

The U.S. Mint has shared images of its upcoming 2016 National Park Service Commemorative Coins, due for release on March 24. The N.P.S. commemorative coin program was authorized by Public Law 113-291 and will include Proof and Uncirculated versions of three distinct issues: a five-dollar gold coin, a one-dollar silver issue, and a clad half dollar. Color-coded images […]

2016 Commemorative Coin Finishes and Pricing

The U.S. Mint has released color-coded images highlighting different finishes used on the 2016 Mark Twain and National Park Service commemorative coins. The Mint currently employs up to four varieties of laser frosting, which can be applied to designs on dies before coins are struck. Images of the actual gold and silver Mark Twain commemoratives are […]

U.S. Mint Shares Final Mark Twain Commemorative Coin Designs

The U.S. Mint has shared its design selections for the 2016 Mark Twain Commemorative coins. The designs will be officially unveiled today during a ceremony at the Mark Twain Museum in the author’s boyhood home of Hannibal, Missouri. The obverse and reverse of the $5 gold coin are pictured above. The obverse was designed by Benjamin […]

U.S. Mint Shares Designs for 2016 National Park Service Commemoratives

The U.S. Mint has unveiled the final designs for the 2016 National Park Service 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coins. The unveiling took place earlier today in Washington, D.C. and was attended by Treasurer of the United States Rosie Rios, National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis, U.S. Representative Erik Paulsen, and National Park Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Will […]