Harry S. Truman Presidential Dollar Rolls, Bags, and Boxes

Harry Truman Presidential Dollar

Today, February 5, 2015 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for products containing circulating quality Harry S. Truman Presidential Dollars. This will represent the first release of the year and the thirty-third release overall for the Presidential $1 Coin Program. The obverse design of the Harry S. Truman Dollar features a portrait of the president … [Read More...]

First Special Service Force Bronze Medal

First Special Service Forece Medal

At a ceremony held yesterday, the Congressional Gold Medal was awarded collectively to the members of the First Special Service Force in recognition of their dedicated service during World War II. The award of the medal was authorized under Public Law 113-16. The First Special Service Force was an elite joint American-Canadian commando unit which fought battles during World War II at high … [Read More...]

2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set

2015 America the Beautiful Quarter Set

Today, February 3, 2015, the United States Mint will begin sales for the 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set. The set brings together this year's five different quarter design in proof format. The five 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters feature the following national parks and sites: Homestead National Monument of America in Nebraska Kitsatchie National Forest in … [Read More...]

Jack Nicklaus Congressional Gold Medal Design Candidates

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Late last month, the United States Mint released the design candidates for the upcoming Congressional Gold Medal honoring professional golfer and philanthropist Jack Nicklaus. The candidates were reviewed by the Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) and Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) who each offered their recommendations. The Congressional Gold Medal was authorized to be awarded to Jack … [Read More...]

Opening Day Sales for US Marshals Commemorative Coins

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The United States Mint has released the opening day sales figures for the 2015 US Marshals Commemorative Coins. The program includes proof and uncirculated $5 gold coins, silver dollars, and clad half dollars, which went on sale yesterday. The top seller by unit volume was the individual proof version of the silver dollar at 24,057 units. This was followed by the individual proof half dollar at … [Read More...]

2015 United States Marshals Commemorative Coins

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Today, January 29, 2015 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of the 2014 US Marshals Commemorative Coins. The $5 gold coins, silver dollars, and clad half dollars are issued to celebrate the 225th anniversary of the establishment of the Nation's first federal law enforcement agency, the United States Marshals Service. The program was authorized under Public Law 112-104, … [Read More...]

Pricing Changes for 2015 US Mint Products

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In a notice published today in the Federal Register, the United States Mint announced pricing changes for 2015 numismatic products. The price changes impact certain silver products which see price reductions and certain annual sets which see price increases. Some of the products listed in the announcement have actually already gone on sale. The 2015 Proof American Silver Eagle began sales on … [Read More...]

CFA and CCAC Recommendations for 2015 High Relief Gold Coin and Silver Medal

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Last week the United States Mint released the design candidates for the upcoming 2015 High Relief Gold Coin and Silver Medal. The obverse design will feature a modern rendition of Liberty, while the reverse will feature a modern rendition of an eagle. The 25 different obverse and 16 different reverse design candidates were reviewed by the Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) during a meeting held on … [Read More...]

2015 Congratulations Set

2015 Congratulations Set

Today, January 26, 2015 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint started accepting orders for the 2015 Congratulations Set. Along with the previously released Birth Set and Happy Birthday Set, this represents one of the Mint's numismatic products targeted towards gift giving occasions. The 2015 Congratulations Set contains only a single coin, the 2015 Proof American Silver Eagle, which is … [Read More...]

2015 Kennedy Half Dollars Feature Original Portrait Design

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Last year the United States Mint restored the original obverse portrait design of the Kennedy Half Dollar for use on the coins to be included within special 50th anniversary products. This year, the Mint will be using the original portrait design across all 2015-dated Kennedy Half Dollars. This week, I received one of the 2015 Happy Birthday Sets offered by the Mint starting on January 13 and … [Read More...]