2016 Harper’s Ferry National Historical Park Quarter Launch Event

The U.S. Mint has shared information on the upcoming launch event for the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Quarter, scheduled for Wednesday, June 8 at 10 a.m. ET. The ceremony is open to the public and will take place at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in the Lower Town Historic District of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, along […]

2016 U.S. Mint Uncirculated Coin Set

The U.S. Mint is now accepting orders for the 2016 U.S. Mint Uncirculated Coin Set, which contains Uncirculated versions of this year’s 13 circulation issues from both the Denver and Philadelphia Mints, totaling 26 coins. The set does not have a listed mintage limit or restriction on household orders. Because 2016 will see the issue […]

2016 Gerald Ford One Dollar Coin Cover

Tomorrow, May 17, at noon ET, the U.S. Mint will release the 2016 Gerald Ford One Dollar Coin Cover, which contains two Ford Presidential dollars respectively manufactured on the first day of the coins’ production at the Philadelphia and Denver Mint facilities. The item is available for $19.95. The coins are contained in a display […]

A Look at 15 Congressional Commemorative Coin Proposals

Now that the Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act has been signed into law, it’s a good time to take a look at the other commemorative coin proposals now making their way through the U.S. Congress. The newest submission concerns a program that would honor Christa McAuliffe and the other astronauts who lost their lives in […]

Sales Updates: 2016 Cumberland Gap 5 oz. Uncirculated Coin and Gold Mercury Dime

The 2016 Cumberland Gap 5 oz. Silver Uncirculated Coin was released yesterday and the first-day sales totals are in: the issue has sold 14,062 units, not quite half of its stated 30,000-piece mintage limit. Though this number is lower than first-day totals for other recent releases in this series, it does not represent a substantial […]

U.S. Mint Updates Packaging for Gold Buffalo Bullion Coins

The U.S. Mint has announced that it has updated its packaging for American Buffalo Gold Bullion Coins, ushering in the use of hard plastic containers similar to those employed to ship gold and silver American Eagle bullion coins. Gold Buffalos were previously transported in 20-coin sheets of sealed plastic, as pictured above. As of yesterday, […]