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BEP Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing with the 2019 $2 Rocketship

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) has announced a new product, the 2019 $2 Rocketship. The 2019 $2 Rocketship features an uncirculated, Series 2013 $2 Federal Reserve note, … Continue reading

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Mint Statistics: Spring releases moving at a slow pace

Spring has finally sprung at the Numismatic News office in Stevens Point, Wis. However, Mint sales numbers are not springing. American Legion coins are moving at a relatively slow pace, with the $5 coin sale increasing just 147 from last … Continue reading

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Mint Statistics: Are gold Eagle proofs flying away?

This week, the U.S. Mint released sales figures for the 2019 proof gold, which we’ve now added below, bumping 2016 from the list. This time last year, we reported that the Mint was offering 2016, 2017, and then 2018 proof … Continue reading

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Rocketship set launches near sellout

Sales of the new 2019 Rocketship set from the U.S. Mint have launched a near sellout of the planned 50,000-set availability. During its first week on sale, 17,825 sets were taken. Second-week totals raise that figure to 46,762. Due to … Continue reading

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