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‘P’ ATB coins go on sale

The first 2011 uncirculated America the Beautiful 5-ounce silver collector coin with a “P” mintmark went on sale Sept. 22. The coin honors Gettysburg National Military Park. At press time, the price of the coin and the mintage had not yet been set. Five 2011 uncirculated ATB coins will be issued this year, with the same designs, but different finishes, as the bullion coins that honor Gettysburg National Military Park, Glacier National Park, Olympic National Park, Vicksburg National Military Park and Chickasaw National Recreation Area. Continue reading

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Mint Stats: Surprise: Yosemite still available

The 2010 Yosemite silver 5-ounce uncirculated collector coin is not sold out. The waiting list posting on the Mint’s website was an error. The Mint has 1,662 of the coins left, meaning that 25,338 have been sold. Buyers are pushing the 2010 Grand Canyon total toward the 27,000 sellout point, but at 20,834, there are probably a few more weeks to go before we reach the goal line at the 1,534-coin weekly sales rate of the last few days. Continue reading

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Vicksburg bullion coins still available

Unlike demand for the collector versions of the America the Beautiful 5-ounce silver coin series, demand for the bullion version seems to be becoming satisfied. Since the 2011 Vicksburg design became available June 20, Authorized Purchasers have taken just 19,000 of a possible 126,700 coins. Continue reading

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Vicksburg on sale; no Olympic sellout

When America the Beautiful 5-ounce silver coins first hit the market at the end of 2010, folks complained they couldn’t get their hands on them. Not so any more. These days a new variation is hitting the market about every 10 days. Different images, different years, different finishes. Continue reading

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More 5-oz. coins to hit market

The third 2011 America the Beautiful 5-ounce silver bullion coin has hit the market, along with two more uncirculated collector coins. Authorized Purchasers began ordering the Olympic National Park bullion coin on May 23. In little more than two days, 78,700 of the initial 126,700 mintage were purchased by the APs. “Some APs took all of their allocation and some only took a portion,” reported U.S. Mint Public Affairs Director Tom Jurkowsky on May 25. Continue reading

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