U.S. Coin Production Reaches 801 Million in April; Connecticut Quarter Mintages Published

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U.S. coin production slowed and registered under 1 billion for a second month in a row, according to United States Mint manufacturing figures for April. U.S. Mint data also revealed mintages for Connecticut’s Weir Farm National Historic quarter, the second of this year’s five quarters with unique designs. In the headline figure for the month, the … Read more

Half Disme from 1792 to be Displayed at ANA Convention

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The finest-known surviving example of a Half Disme, the first coins made for circulation by the young United States Mint in 1792, will return to Philadelphia for a “homecoming” display Aug. 14-18 at the 2018 World’s Fair of Money. The small silver coin with huge significance was formerly owned by the first Mint Director, David … Read more

US Mint Top Sellers

Weekly U.S. Mint Top Sellers Here’s a listing of the U.S. Mint’s most popular products for the week ended April 8: 2018-W Proof Silver Eagle (+3,284 to 264,222) 2018-P Proof Breast Cancer Awareness Silver Dollar (+1,578 to 22,904) 2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Set (+1,151 to 15,653) 2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof … Read more

American Coins May Have BIG Changes Soon

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CHANGES IN US MINT Two new pieces of legislation have been introduced (in one instance, reintroduced) to Congress that seek to alter the landscape of our nation’s circulating coinage. COINS Act of 2017 Republican Senators John McCain (AZ) and Michael Enzi (WY) introduced the Currency Optimization, Innovation, and National Savings (COINS) Act of 2017 (S. … Read more

Currency Data and Values of the US Mint

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Currency in Circulation: Value   Currency in Circulation: Volume   Calendar-Year Print Order: Volume and Value   Federal Reserve Expenses for Cash Operations Data Table | ASCII | PDF   Cost of New Currency Data Table | ASCII | PDF   $1 Coin Quarterly Inventories, Payments, and Receipts Data Table | ASCII | PDF   … Read more

2017 American Eagle Silver Proof Coins Just Went on Sale March 23

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(Washington)—The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2017 American Eagle 1-ounce silver Proof coin on March 23 at noon Eastern Time. The obverse of the ASE features Adolph A. Weinman’s full-length figure of Liberty in full stride, enveloped in folds of the flag, with her right hand extended and branches of laurel and … Read more

Little Change in Precious Metals, Bullion Prices Increase

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Precious metals futures ended from flat to nearly unchanged in their start to the new trading week on Tuesday. U.S. markets closed Monday for Presidents Day. Gold for April delivery dipped 20 cents, or less than 0.1%, to settle at $1,238.90 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. “Gold’s resilience … Read more