US Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set Opening Sales

December 6, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

Starting sales for the U.S. Mint’s Limited Edition Silver Proof Set were published, revealing customers ordered 19,290 between November 27 and December 3, 2012.

2012 US Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set

US Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set

In all, 50,000 sets may be ordered, leaving more than 30,000 still up for grabs at $149.95 each.

The Limited Edition Silver Proof Set was the Mint’s best-selling numismatic silver product of the week. The next best silver seller was the original 2012 Silver Proof Set — the 90% silver coins in this set are also part of the make-up of the limited edition set. Its sales grew from 9,542 in the previous round to 11,905 in this report. Launched on June 4, 2012, collectors have purchased 362,132.

Also gaining prominence among buyers was the 2012-W Uncirculated American Silver Eagle coin. Its total advanced 5,748 compared to a prior increase of 4,776. With the latest jump, their new sales total is 169,751.

The following are the latest United States Mint numismatic silver product sales:

US Mint Sales: Silver Coins for Collectors

  Previous Sales New Sales Unit Increase % Increase Mintage Limit
2012-S Silver Eagle Two-Coin Set 251,302 251,302 0 0.00% none
2012 Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set 11,560 12,538 978 8.46% none
Making American History Coin and Currency Set 51,868 53,587 1,719 3.31% 100,000
2012-W Proof Silver Eagle Coins 819,217 819,217 -   0.00% none
2012-W Uncirculated Silver Eagle Coins 164,003 169,751 5,748 3.50% none
2011-W Uncirculated Silver Eagle Coins 305,787 306,487 700 0.23% none
2012 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set   19,290 19,290    
2012 Silver Proof Sets 350,227 362,132 11,905 3.40% none
2011 Silver Proof Sets 570,170 570,750 580 0.10% none
Proof Star-Spangled Banner Silver Dollars 111,829 115,162 3,333 2.98% 500,000
Uncirculated Star-Spangled Banner Silver Dollars 39,818 40,331 513 1.29%
Star-Spangled Banner Two-Coin Set 11,357 11,501 144 1.27%
Star-Spangled Banner Bicentennial Silver Set 32,460 33,557 1,097 3.38%
Proof Infantry Soldier Silver Dollar 106,304 108,144 1,840 1.73% 350,000
Uncirculated Infantry Soldier Silver Dollar 43,082 43,499 417 0.97%
Infantry Soldier Silver Dollar Defenders of Freedom Set 47,342 48,300 958 2.02%
2012 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™ 133,911 135,696 1,785 1.33% none
2011 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™ 146,339 146,679 340 0.23% none
2012-P Denali 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 8,778 9,634 856 9.75% 25,000
2012-P Hawaii Volcanoes 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 13,000 13,441 441 3.39% 25,000
2012-P Acadia 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 12,716 12,974 258 2.03% 25,000 
2012-P Chaco Culture 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 12,318 12,504 186 1.51% 25,000 
2012-P El Yunque 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 14,925 15,090 165 1.11% 25,000
2011-P Gettysburg 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 24,385 24,572 187 0.77% 35,000
2011-P Glacier 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 20,262 20,369 107 0.53% 35,000
2011-P Olympic 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 17,771 17,860 89 0.50% 35,000
2011-P Vicksburg 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 17,938 18,043 105 0.59% 35,000
2011-P Chickasaw 5 Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin 16,159 16,252 93 0.58% 35,000
9/11 Silver Medal – W 107,798 108,265 467 0.43% 2 million
9/11 Silver Medal – P 67,129 67,358 229 0.34%

 

Monday, December 3, is the as of date for the United States Mint numismatic silver coin product sales above.

Star-Spangled Banner commemorative products are limited to 100,000 gold coins across all applicable product options, which includes the Two-Coin Proof Set. The silver dollars have a limit of 500,000.

US Mint Sales: 2012 Bullion American Silver Eagle Coin

January* 6,107,000
February 1,490,000
March 2,542,000
April 1,520,000
May 2,875,000
June 2,858,000
July 2,278,000
August 2,870,000
September 3,255,000
October 3,153,000
November 3,159,500
December 753,000
Total 32,860,500

 

*These coin sales include a portion of the 2011-dated American Silver Eagle. Thursday, December 6, is the as of date for bullion coins.

US Mint Sales: 2011-2012 America the Beautiful Bullion Silver Coins

Gettysburg 126,700
Glacier 126,700
Olympic 85,900
Vicksburg 39,500
Chickasaw 29,700
El Yunque 21,900
Chaco Culture 20,000
Acadia 25,400
Hawaii Volcanoes 20,000
Denali 20,000

 

The United States Mint last updated the America the Beautiful Bullion Silver Coins on Tuesday, December 4.

Comments

One Response to “US Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set Opening Sales”
  1. Kip Caven says:

    when will you be releasing another 5 oz coin?
    thanks!

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