US Mint Circulating Coin Production August 2014

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Updated circulating coin production figures have been provided by the United States Mint. Monthly production fell to the lowest level of the year, however it did remain above the level of the year ago period. During the month of August 2014, total production reached 913.38 million pieces across the Philadelphia and Denver Mint facilities. This compares to production in the prior month of more … [Read More...]

2014 Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential $1 Coin Cover

Franklin D. Roosevelt Coin Cover

Yesterday, September 10, 2014, the United States Mint began accepting orders for the 2014 Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential $1 Coin Cover. This represented the 32nd release within the American Presidency $1 Coin Cover Series. Following the format of the series, each cover contains two 2014 Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Dollars sourced from the first day of production at the … [Read More...]

Fallen Heroes of September 11, 2001 Bronze Medals

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At a ceremony held today, three Congressional Gold Medals were awarded in honor of the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001. The medals, which were authorized under Public Law 112-76, honor the fallen heroes of the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and Flight 93 in rural Pennsylvania. The United States Mint had initially … [Read More...]

Great Sand Dunes Quarter Three Coin Set, JFK Gold Coin Weekly Sales Negative Again

Great Sand Dunes Quarter Set

Today, September 4, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint began sales of the America the Beautiful Three Coin Set featuring the Great Sand Dunes National Park Quarter. The Great Sand Dunes Quarter was officially released for circulation on August 25, 2014 when the US Mint also began sales of bags and rolls of circulating quality coins. An official launch ceremony for the coin was … [Read More...]

2014 Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set

2014 Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set

Today, September 8, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of the 2014 Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set. The set brings together uncirculated versions of six different dollar coins issued for this year. Across the six coins included in the set, three different series and three different mint facilities are represented. Specifically, each set includes the following … [Read More...]

2014 Eleanor Roosevelt First Spouse Gold Coin

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Today, September 4, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2014 Eleanor Roosevelt First Spouse Gold Coins. This will represent the fourth and final release of the year for the 24 karat gold coin series honoring the spouses of the Presidents. The obverse design features a portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt designed by Chris Costello and engraved by Phebe … [Read More...]

New US Mint Retail Website and Order Management System

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The United States Mint will soon launch a new retail website and order management system. This should provide a much needed update to the functionality and user experience for the Mint's online customers. Early last month, the Mint posted a preview of the new website within the YouTube video embedded below. The video provides a look at the updated home page, product pages, account page, product … [Read More...]

2015-2016 Native American Dollar Designs

2015 Native American Dollar

The United States Mint has announced the design selections for the 2015 and 2016 Native American Dollars. These coins will continue the series featuring annually rotating reverse designs which celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of Native Americans. Originally, the Mint had prepared 20 design candidates for 2015 and 18 design candidates for 2016, which were reviewed by the Citizens … [Read More...]

Recent Sell Outs at the United States Mint

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A large number of numismatic products have recently sold out or concluded sales at the United States Mint. In some instances, the sell outs are only for a particular product option and the coins remain available within other options. In other instances, the sell outs represent the final availability for certain coins. 2014 American Gold Eagle One Ounce Proof Coin The individual option for … [Read More...]

2014 Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Dollar Rolls, Bags, and Boxes

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Today, August 28, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for circulating quality 2014 Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Dollars in rolls, bags, and boxes. This represents the fourth and final release of the year and the 32nd overall release within the Presidential $1 Coin Program. The obverse features a portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt designed and … [Read More...]