2014 $20 Snowman Silver Coin at Face Value

October 20, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

The Royal Canadian Mint offers a fun winter-themed release from its "Exchange $20 for $20" program with the 2014 $20 Snowman Silver Coin. Eighty-one percent have already sold.

2014 $20 for $20 Snowman Silver Coin

[Shown: 2014 $20 for $20 Snowman Silver Coin]

On reverses is a jovial scene of a smiling snowman throwing a snowball. The issue appears as the fourth coin this year from the program and the fourteenth overall. Read More…

2014 Silver Proof Set Best Weekly Selling Silver Product

October 16, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

After spending a few weeks away from the spotlight, the 2014 Silver Proof Set returned to center stage as the number one weekly best seller among United States Mint products with silver coins. The set’s sales of 3,020 doubled how many were ordered during the prior period. To date, the U.S. Mint has sold 311,846 of them.

2014 Silver Proof Set

2014 Silver Proof Sets led weekly sales among all U.S. Mint silver products

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2014 Rock Fishing Silver Coin from Land Down Under Series

October 15, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

New from the Perth Mint of Australia is the 2014 $1 Rock Fishing 1 Oz Silver Proof Coin, the last of the four-coin 2014 Land Down Under series.

2014 $1 Rock Fishing 1 Oz Silver Proof Coin

[Shown: 2014 $1 Rock Fishing 1 Oz Silver Proof Coin]

Each coin is struck from one ounce of 99.9% pure silver and features a colored reverse emblematic of the sport of rock fishing. Read More…

2014 Orangutan Silver Coin Ends Mother’s Love Series

October 12, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Closing out the Mother’s Love five-coin series from the Perth Mint of Australia is the 2014 50c Orangutan 1/2 Oz Silver Proof Coin.

2014 50c Orangutan Silver Proof Coin

[Shown: Image of 2014 50c Orangutan Silver Proof Coin]

Struck from one-half ounce of 99.9% pure silver with an issue limit of 4,500, this silver coin features a color design of a baby orangutan climbing over its mother’s shoulder. Read More…

US Mint Silver Coin Sales Slow in Transition to New Website

October 9, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

The United States Mint revamped its website last week by taking it off-line late Saturday night, Sept. 27, and re-launching a whole new look and ordering system on Wednesday, Oct. 1. The project, however, effected sales of numismatic products, illustrated in the latest sales stats below.

Image of US Mint Website Homepage

Image of US Mint Website Homepage. The site features a new look and new ordering system.

Top silver sellers included the 2014-W Uncirculated American Silver Eagle for the second week in a row. Read More…

2014 Australian Map Shaped Saltwater Crocodile Silver Coin Released

October 8, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

The largest living reptile in the world is featured on the reverse of the new 2014 Map Shaped Saltwater Crocodile Silver Coin.

2014 Australian Map Shaped Saltwater Crocodile Silver Coin

[Shown: 2014 Australian Map Shaped Saltwater Crocodile Silver Coin]

This issue is composed of one ounce of .999 fine silver and offered as the sixth release in a series of popular coins struck in the shape of the Australian continent. Read More…

Uncirculated Silver Eagles in the Lead

October 2, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Taking the sales lead among all United States Mint numismatic products was the 2014-W Uncirculated American Silver Eagle, the latest stats from the bureau show.

2014-W Uncirculated Silver Eagle Coin - Reverse

[Shown: The reverse or tails side of the 2014-W Uncirculated Silver Eagle]

Its sales hit 196,517 when collectors ordered 6,699 of the one ounce .999 fine silver coins since the previous week. No other product’s weekly sales came close Read More…

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