Collector Coin Sales – Aug. 14

by admin on August 14, 2009

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It was a mixed bag for the latest batch of US Mint coin sales. For most memorable, Lincoln Formative Years cents reached a new milestone with over 300,000 of the two-roll sets sold. As a side not, the Mint stopped selling the penny rolls prior to the launch of the Illinois cent launch this week.

Also standing high were UHR $20 gold coin figures. Another 2,750 were purchased by collectors. The Mint’s removal of the one-coin order limit has helped sales greatly. Nearly 80,000 of the special gold coins have now been sold.

The latest US Mint sales stats are always added on Coin Sales Figures throughout the week. The following articles, however, provide detailed insights and analysis about the latest changes.

Rail Splitters Top 300K, UHRs Near 78K

Mint Sales Figures ImageDominating American Silver Eagle sales reach 630,000 in less than two August weeks. 2009 Lincoln Rail Splitter Cents make their final push over the 300,000 barrier. And UHR $20 Double Eagle Gold Coins swing toward 78,000.

Impressive? Certainly. But so are 2009 Proof Sets numbers. The 18-coin clad set jumped another 21,006 to hit 936,674. The million mark looks to be a few short weeks away. Silver proof sets rose 20,716 to settle at 406,455.

In other related news this week, Lincoln Formative Years penny rolls sold out. The latest two-roll set tally is…

Full Article: Rail Splitters Top 300K, UHRs Near 78K – CoinNews

Julia Tyler First Spouse Gold Coin Sales

First Spouse Coin Sales Figures First Spouse Gold Coins are shining a bit brighter of late. New US Mint figures show sales improved across all options.

Julia Tyler gold coins were the trophy winners, earning the top two spots for most sold. The US Mint placed the $10 gold pieces on sale Thursday, August 6. By Sunday, August 9, collectors purchased 1,539 proof and 830 uncirculated.

With both Letitia and Julia Tyler First Spouse Coins now available, there are…

Full Article: Julia Tyler First Spouse Gold Coin Sales –

Silver Proof Sets Top 460,000 in Sales

Sales Stats imageWhen it comes to US Mint silver coin offerings, 2009 Silver Proof Sets and bullion American Silver Eagles are today’s stars. Their weekly sales figures jumped to the top in sparkling fashion.

Collectors have purchased 630,000 silver eagles in August, up by 430,000 from last Wednesday, Aug. 5. The yearly tally is now at…

Full Article: Silver Proof Sets Top 460,000 in Sales –

Mint Stats: Lincolns Hit New High While UHRs in Demand

The last report before the issuance of the third design of the 2009 Lincoln cent shows the two-roll set of the second design exceeding the 300,000 mark for the first time. That is a nice round figure that is psychologically important. It means a “whole lot.” Certainly it is more than three times the sales level registered by the first…

Full Article: Mint Stats: Lincolns Hit New High While UHRs in Demand – NumisMaster

Each of the above linking articles reference US Mint figures as of August 9.

Tables of the latest sales for US Mint collector coins are always available from Collector Coin Sales, and the prior report may be read by following US Mint Collector Uncirculated and Proof Coins Sales. Recent US Mint Bullion Coin Sales are also available.

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