Maine American Innovation Dollar Bags and Rolls Available May 16th

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The latest American Innovation Dollar, honoring Maine, will be available next week. The dollar coin will be available in bags and rolls on May 16, 2024, with sales starting on the Mint’s site at Noon Eastern, 9:00 AM Pacific. As has been the case with previous American Innovation Dollar releases, the Mint has put in place household purchase limits and production limits for each product. The American Innovation Dollar coin came about through legislation passed …

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2024 United States Mint Silver Proof Set Available May 15th

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The 2024 United States Mint Silver Proof Set will go on sale next week. This year’s 10-coin set sales will begin at Noon Eastern, 9:00 AM Pacific on Wednesday, May 15th. The set is priced at $130 this year, the same as last year. The Mint has established that there is no household limit on the number of sets that can be purchased, nor is there a production limit on the set. That is normally …

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United States Mint Numismatic Product Sales Report – May 5, 2024

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The United States Mint has released its weekly Numismatic Product Sales Report for the seven days ending Sunday, May 5, 2024. The report covers the Mint’s numismatic product sales, such as commemorative coins and annual sets. It is separate from the bullion sales report. The Mint reported net sales of 40,747 numismatic products in the last week. For the first time this year, all of the top ten-selling products were released from this year. Indeed, four …

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United States Army One-Ounce Silver Medal Available Today

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The United States Mint will open sales of the United States Army one-ounce silver medal today. The medal sales will begin promptly at Noon Eastern, 9:00 AM Pacific today on the Mint’s site. The medal is priced at $75. There is no production limit on this medal, nor is there a household purchase limit. The obverse design (heads) depicts Continental and modern soldiers “at the ready” with the weapons of their respective eras. They represent the continuity of …

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Today’s Deal – 1970-S Jefferson Nickel NGC Graded PF-67

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Today’s Deal is a great opportunity to add a beautiful Jefferson Nickel to your collection. The deal is on a 1970-S Jefferson Nickel. It has been graded by Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) as PF-67 Cameo and is available for just $22.95. It is a premium price over the straight-up book value of a 1970-S Jefferson Nickel in this grade, but with it being graded by NGC, you know the investment will hold over time. US …

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United States Mint Bullion Sales Report – May 5, 2024

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The United States Mint has updated its daily bullion sales report through Sunday, May 5, 2024. The bullion sales report reflects bullion American Eagle and American Buffalo coins that the Mint sold to Authorized Purchasers for the previous week and is different from the weekly numismatic product report. This week’s report shows that the Mint reported sales of 808,500 bullion coins, the bulk of which were the one-ounce American Eagle silver coin. Of the seven bullion products …

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Today’s Deal – 2012-S Lincoln Shield Cent PF-69 Red With Designer NGC Label

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Today’s Deal is an excellent opportunity to pick up a rare NGC-graded Designer Label coin. The deal is on a 2012-S Lincoln Shield Cent. NGC has graded it as PF-69, Ultra Cameo. Already a unique coin, it is made all the more exceptional as it comes with the Lyndall Bass-signed NGC Designer Label. Not many of these labels are offered, and it is a truly unique opportunity to add a great coin to your collection. …

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NGC to Offer Special Labels and Designations for 2024 American Eagle Gold Proofs

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The following is a Press Release from Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) announcing it will offer special labels and designations for the 2024 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins. The United States Mint will release the American Eagle Gold Proof coins and sets later today. On May 2, 2024, the US Mint will release the 2024-W Proof Gold Eagles, which will be available for purchase individually and as part of the American Eagle 2024 Gold Proof Four-Coin Set. …

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2024 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins and Sets Available Today

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The United States Mint will begin selling the 2024 American Eagle Gold Proof coins and sets later today. Five products will be available starting at Noon Eastern, 9:00 AM Pacific, on May 2, 2024. As is normally the case with the Mint’s gold coin releases, the 2024 American Eagle Gold Proof coins will be limited in production. Here are the products, and links to them on the Mint’s site that will be available. Each listing below will …

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USCoinNews Celebrates Five Years Online

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Five years ago today, USCoinNews went online. At the time, and as I reflect on the About page, the site was aimed at the casual collector of United States coinage. USCoinNews is a site dedicated to the casual coin collector, specifically coinage of the United States. You won’t find many posts here about ultra exotic and rare coins. Instead, our focus is to help the “normal” collector with news, information, tips and deals on coins …

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