From all indications, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) is an earnest, well-meaning panel that does its best to steer U.S. coinage art in a positive direction. … Why, then, have so many new coins issued in the decade since the CCAC’s founding read the rest of Ed Reiter’s column here.
Posts Tagged ‘American Eagle’
Straight form the U.S. Mint’s press release: WASHINGTON – The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2012 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin on August 2, 2012, at noon Eastern Time (ET). The current price of the coin is $45.95; however, as with all products sold by the United States Mint […]
The US Mint today is attempting to contact some 2,700 customers to let them know their coin order was deleted, including 2,200 customers who placed one for the highly coveted 2010 Proof Silver Eagle coin. Read the entire story here. The official U.S. Mint statement on the matter is included.
(Houston, Texas) — Students at Jack Yates High School in Houston who achieved outstanding performance levels this year in standardized tests recently were rewarded with silver coins donated by three Texas rare coin dealers. Ralph Ross, a physics and math teacher at the Title 1 school, uses old coins to help students understand history, […]
Guardian Commodities announced this week that it will offer 10 free silver American Eagle coins (a $200+ value) to any customer purchasing 50 ounces or more of gold bullion. With this promotion, the online broker is hoping to reach out to first time gold investors. Read the details of the offer.
From CoinNews on July 16, 2009 Recent sales of 2009 Proof Sets hiccup, Braille Silver Dollars crawl, Lincoln Rail Splitters lose luster and, well… the list goes on for nearly every US Mint coin or set. Collectors appear to be sleeping through the summer when it comes to buying modern coins. There is one, no […]
American Eagles Situation I’ve had several phone calls recently from collectors wanting to know when the American Eagle silver and gold proof and uncirculated coins are going to return to the Mint’s online product catalog. The best I could do was direct them to the Mint’s Web site: “Production of United States Mint American Eagle […]