The striking 2012 American Eagle Silver Uncirculated Coin is the ideal silver coin for any collector or precious metal enthusiast. Similar to its bullion counterpart, the coin is struck on specially burnished blanks, but bears the "W" mint mark symbolizing its production at the United States Mint at West Point. The coin is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Order one for yourself and another for a friend for a special occasion!
Celebrate the development and major milestones in American money with the Making American History Coin and Currency Set. The United States Mint and Bureau of Engraving and Printing have collaborated to offer this unique set that includes one 2012 American Eagle Silver Proof Coin and one Series 2009 $5 note. Learn more or purchase this unique set by visiting us online at www.usmint.gov.
Newly minted Acadia National Park quarters featuring the "S" mint mark for San Francisco are now available. Collectors may purchase the quarters, which have never been released into circulation, in a 40-coin roll or 100-coin bag. Inscriptions include ACADIA, MAINE, 2012 and E PLURIBUS UNUM. Enjoy the beauty of Maine’s rugged coastline, lighthouse, pine trees and ocean depicted in the coins reverse image.
The picturesque Lady Liberty is gracefully depicted on the 2012 American Eagle One Ounce Platinum Proof Coin. The 2012 reverse design is emblematic of the principle "To Provide for the Common Defence," the fourth of six principles of American democracy found in the Preamble to the United States Constitution. The coin also features an American Eagle privy mark from an original coin punch from the United States Mint at Philadelphia. Each coin is handsomely displayed in a custom-designed portfolio presentation case.
This site’s natural elements are handsomely depicted on the 2012 America the Beautiful Five-Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin – Acadia National Park, which is made of .999 fine silver and weighs five ounces. A presentation case and Certificate of Authenticity accompany each coin. Learn more about the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program and these distinctive coins by visiting us at www.usmint.gov.
Put your collection into high gear with the Benjamin Harrison $1 Coin, the latest to be released in the Presidential $1 Coin Program. The $1 coins are available in a 25-coin roll, 100-coin bag, 250-coin box and a 500-coin box. These striking $1 coins can be purchased now by visiting our Web site, www.usmint.gov/catalog.
Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park's unique volcanoes and fascinating landscapes are eloquently displayed in the image of the 2012 quarter honoring the park. The quarter's reverse design depicts an eruption on the east rift of Kilauea Volcano, capturing its magnificent beauty. Inscriptions are HAWAI'I VOLCANOES, HAWAII, 2012 and E PLURIBUS UNUM. The quarters are available from the United States Mint facilities at Philadelphia, Denver or San Francisco in rolls and bags. Purchase one of these fabulous options for your collection by visiting our Web site at www.usmint.gov/catalog.
|09/04/2012||America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ - Hawai’i Volcanoes (HI)|
|09/06/2012||United States Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set|
|09/24/2012||2012 America the Beautiful Five-Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin™ - Hawai’i Volcanoes (HI)|
August has often been a milestone month for the Statue of Liberty. As one example, the statue’s sculptor and designer, Auguste Bartholdi, was born on the second day of August in 1834. Find out more about the statue’s August milestones and the coins struck in honor of its centennial in 1986. Inspector Collector presents this half-dollar as his Coin of the Month for August!
Plinky the Mint Pig welcomes you educators back to school with resources for the new school year. This full page of lesson plans based on popular coin programs and site-based activities is a great place to start or continue planning for the academic days ahead.
Click here to peruse the 2012 Back to School page!