2013 Proof Platinum Eagles Sold Out

As of this morning, the 2013 Proof American Platinum Eagle has sold out at the United States Mint. Based on the last reported sales, the coin will establish a new mintage low for the “Preamble” design series. The 2013 Proof Platinum Eagle features a reverse design by Joel Iskowitz representing the concept “To Promote the […]

Opening Sales for 2013 Proof Platinum Eagle

The initial sales figures for the 2013 Proof Platinum Eagle are now available. From the start of sales on July 18 through the reporting date of July 21, sales have reached 2,139 units. This represents the third consecutive year of decline for the opening sales figures of the product line. Sales had been uncharacteristically strong […]

2013 Proof American Platinum Eagle

Today, July 18, 2013 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of the 2013 Proof American Platinum Eagle. This will represent the fifth release within a six coin series featuring the core concepts of American democracy as found in the Preamble to the Constitution. This year’s design represents the concept “To […]

Details Emerge for 2013 Proof Platinum Eagle

Some basic details have emerged for the 2013 Proof Platinum Eagle, scheduled for release on July 18, 2013. A preliminary product page recently added to the US Mint’s website indicates the mintage limit, household ordering limit, and provides a description of the selected design. The coin will continue the six year design series which presents […]

2012 Proof Platinum Eagle

Today August 9, 2012 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of the 2012 Proof American Platinum Eagle. This coin continues the design series featuring the core concepts of American democracy as found in the Preamble to the Constitution. This year’s reverse design depicts the concept “To Provide for the Common […]

Design for 2012 Platinum Eagle Revealed

The preliminary product page for the 2012 Proof Platinum Eagle has been posted on the US Mint’s website. Although there still has been no formal announcement, this reveals the design selection for the coin as well as the mintage and ordering limits. The reverse of the 2012 Platinum Eagle represents the fourth in six year […]

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 […]

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 […]

2007-W Proof $100 Platinum Eagle Frosted Freedom Variety

Several years after the coins were originally issued, a new variety has been discovered for the 2007-W Proof $100 Platinum Eagle. NGC announced the discovery late last week and called it the “Frosted Freedom” variety. The collectible versions of the 2007 Platinum Eagle feature the second of three reverse designs in a series entitled “The […]