State of the US Mint - Sales Figures

Mint Condition: U.S. Mint Coin Sales as of Jan. 11, 2015

By CoinWeek News Staff....   Current coin sales figures*  from the U.S. Mint. Products listed are currently available for purchase. Items labeled 'Out of Stock' or 'Sold...

U.S. Mint Opens Sales Feb. 1 for Shawnee National Forest Quarter Products

The United States Mint will open sales on February 1 at noon Eastern Time (ET) for rolls and bags of circulating finish America the...

U.S. Mint to Offer 2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set Jan. 23

Sales will open for the 2018 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set ™ (product code 18AP) on January 23, 2018, at noon...

African-Americans on US Coins: Modern Commemoratives (Part 2)

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   Link to Part One Twenty-eight years passed between the last Carver Washington half dollar and the George...

Coin Profile – 1892-1893 Columbian Exposition Half Dollar

As the first commemorative Half Dollar struck, the Columbian Exposition Half Dollar holds a special place in the long and historic commemorative series. From...

U.S. Mint Announces January Release Dates for New Products

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The United States Mint has updated its online product schedule to include January release dates for a handful of...

Modern Coin News – Are You Ready for Some Football… Coins?

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   Earlier this week, ModernCoinMart announced the launch of a new two-coin commemorative program honoring the sport of American football. One,...
Jim Bisognani: Coins That Make Great Gifts

Jim Bisognani: Coins That Make Great Gifts

Morgan and Peace Dollars or Pilgrim Half Dollars are the perfect presents for which numismatists will be thankful   By Jim Bisognani – NGC Weekly Market...

African-Americans on US Coins: Representation & Discovery (Part 1)

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   When we sit down to write, we have a few guiding principles. One of our basic...

Mark Twain Commemorative Coin Designs Unveiled

Coin designs honoring the life and legacy of celebrated author unveiled two days before 180th anniversary of his birth The first of several ceremonies to...
State of the Mint - U.S. Mint Coin Sales

State of the Mint – U.S. Mint Coin Sales as of August 2, 2015

By CoinWeek News Staff....   UPDATE, 9-15-15: A previous version of this report omitted the 2015 Presidential $1 Coin Uncirculated Set. Current coin sales figures* from the U.S....
Theodore Roosevelt National Park Quarter

US Mint – Theodore Roosevelt National Park Quarter Launch Set for August 25

Theodore Roosevelt National Park Quarter Coin launch coincides with 100th  anniversary of the National Park Service’s founding in 1916 WHAT:           The United States Mint and the...

Classic Commemorative Month-Long Heritage Auction Open for Bidding

Now open for bidding is our auction specializing in Classic Commemorative US coins, available exclusively at coins.HA.com. This month-long auction focuses exclusively on US...

Thanksgiving – A New Numismatic Tradition

If it’s not already a tradition, find a way to introduce numismatics this holiday season By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   As this article...

Classic US Coins – The Last Wheat Cent

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .....   When the Lincoln wheat cents of 1958 were struck by the United States Mint, few individuals knew the coins...
2018 America the Beautiful Quarter design candidates

CCAC to Discuss 2018 America the Beautiful Quarter Design Candidates

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On Monday, June 27, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a three-hour public meeting at Gaylord Hall on...
America the Beautiful Quarters 2016 Proof Set

2016 U.S. Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™ Avail. March 7

Sales will open for the 2016 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set (product code 16AQ) on March 7 at noon...

Stack’s Bowers Offers Gold Coin Collection that Embodies 700 years of British History

One of the most impressive and historical collections of British gold coinage auctioned in the United States will fall under the gavel at Stack’s...
The Eagles of the Classic Commemoratives

The Eagles of the Classic Commemoratives

By Dan Duncan – Pinnacle Rarities ......   The 59 distinct designs of the silver and gold classic commemoratives are often collected by theme. The bald...

2015 Lyndon B. Johnson $1 Coin Cover on Sale Sept. 17

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2015 Lyndon B. Johnson $1 Coin Cover (product code P56) on Sept. 17 at...
United States 2019 American Legion Centennial Commemorative Coin Program designs. Images courtesy US Mint

CCAC Selects Designs for 2019 American Legion Commemorative Coins

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On Tuesday, March 13, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) held its second public meeting of 2018. The agenda included...

Commemorative Stories: The 1893 Isabella Quarter

By David Provost for CoinWeek .....   Author’s Note: My intention for this series of “stories” is to present lesser-known information about the US commemorative coins...
Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee

Modern US Coins – CCAC to Review Apollo 11, America the Beautiful Quarters...

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a public meeting at 9:00 a.m. (ET) on Wednesday October 18, 2017, at United States Mint...

George Rogers Clark National Park 5oz Silver Uncirculated Coin on Sale Dec. 5

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2017 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin honoring George Rogers Clark National...
Negro Leagues Baseball Commemorative Coin Program

United States Mint Announces Designs for Negro Leagues Baseball Commemorative Coin Program

On Wednesday, November 10, the United States Mint unveiled designs for the 2022 Negro Leagues Baseball Commemorative Coin Program. The designs will be featured...

2015 U.S. Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set Available June 16

Sales will open for the 2015 United States Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set (product code XA7) on June 16 at noon Eastern Daylight...
1922: A Unique Year in U.S. Coin History

1922: A Unique Year in U.S. Coin History

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   Today, the United States Mint is the largest producer of coins in the world, striking billions of circulating coins, millions...

Saratoga National Historical Park Quarter 3-Coin Set Available Today

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ - Saratoga National Historical Park went on sale today, December 1,...

1935-36 California-Pacific Exposition ‘San Diego’ Half Dollar

Popularly known as the San Diego half dollar, this issue commemorates not that city but the exposition held there during the years...

Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Coin Act Passes Congress

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   UPDATE (10/10/19): President Trump signed the bill on Wednesday, October 9, 2019. * * * After years of trying and bills...