Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Videos

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As collectors eagerly await the shipment of their 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins, I wanted to share a few related videos that are available online. This includes a video of the official launch ceremony held in Washington DC, a detailed look at the coins in hand, and short spots from Hall of Fame members promoting the coins. A launch ceremony for the program was held on … [Read More...]

2014 Proof American Gold Eagles

2014 Proof Gold Eagle

Today, April 3, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2014 American Gold Eagle Proof Coins. The product options will include individual one ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, and one-tenth ounce coins, as well as a four coin set. The obverse of the American Gold Eagle features Augustus Saint Gaudens' classic full length depiction of Lady … [Read More...]

Updated Baseball Hall of Fame Coin Sales Figures

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Late yesterday, updated sales statistics were provided for the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins in the weekly Coin Update numismatic sales report. The figures confirm the sell out of the $5 gold coins and provide the split between the proof and uncirculated options. The silver dollars and half dollars have seen their numbers climb, but for now remain well below sell out … [Read More...]

2014 Shenandoah National Park Quarter Bags and Rolls

Shenandoah National Park Quarter

Today, March 31, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint began accepting orders for bags and rolls of Shenandoah National Park Quarters. This is the second release of the year and the twenty-second release overall within the America the Beautiful Quarters Program. The reverse design of the coin features a depiction of a day hiker at the Little Stony Man summit. This design by Phebe … [Read More...]

First Day Frenzy for Baseball HOF Coins

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Yesterday, the United States Mint launched eagerly anticipated 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins. The program includes proof and uncirculated versions of $5 gold coins, silver dollars, and clad half dollars produced with a curved shape. Anticipated heavy demand for the coins caused the US Mint to announce ordering limits the day before the release and utilize their online … [Read More...]

2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Curved Coins

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Tomorrow, March 27, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins. The $5 gold coins, silver dollars, and clad half dollars feature the common design of a baseball and glove minted on convex and concave surfaces. The program, which was authorized under Public Law 112-152, has received a great deal of … [Read More...]

2014 United States Mint Proof Set

2014 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 the San Francisco Mint: 2014-S Proof Lincoln Cent 2014-S Proof … [Read More...]

2014 Native American Dollar Rolls, Bags, and Boxes

2014 Native American Dollar

Today, March 20, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of circulating quality 2014 Native American Dollars struck at the Philadelphia and Denver facilities. These will be available in either rolls, bags, or boxes, priced at a premium to face value. The theme for the 2014 Native American Dollar is native hospitality which ensured the success of the Lewis and Clark … [Read More...]

Pricing for Baseball Hall of Fame Curved Coins

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The United States Mint has released details on the pricing for the upcoming National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins. Available in proof or uncirculated versions, the $5 gold coins, silver dollars, and clad half dollars are scheduled to go on sale next week, Thursday, March 27, 2014. The $5 gold coins, which will be limited to a maximum mintage of 50,000 pieces across all product … [Read More...]

US Mint To Survey the Public on Circulating Coins

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Based on a recent publication within the Federal Register, the United States Mint intends to use opinion surveys and focus group interviews to gather the public's views on circulating coins. This would continue the Mint's ongoing research and development activities authorized under the Under the Coin Modernization, Oversight, and Continuity Act of 2010 and potentially have an impact on any … [Read More...]