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Tenth–Ounce Proof Gold Eagle Sells Out

June 27, 1997 - Washington, D.C. — The U.S. Mint today announced the sellout of 15,000 tenth– ounce Proof Gold American Eagles in the nine weeks since the 1997 Proof Eagles went on sale. “The strong sales of the tenth–ounce proof Eagle show that...

Mint Announces Unlimited FDR Two–Coin Set

June 4, 1997 - Washington, D.C. — The U.S. Mint today announced an unlimited edition for the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Two–Coin Proof and Uncirculated Set, which went of sale May 16. The Two–Coin Set was originally intended as a limited edition of 5,000 sets;...

American Eagle is Number One in the World

June 9, 1997 - Washington, D.C. — The U.S. Mint today announced that the American Eagle Gold Bullion Coin was the best selling gold investment coin in the world during the first quarter of 1997, according to a World Gold Council survey. “The reemergence...

Mint Releases Proof Platinum Sales

July 10, 1997 - Washington, D.C. — The U.S. Mint today released preliminary sales figures for the Proof Platinum American Eagle Coins, highlighting the coins still available from the individual one ounce, half–ounce, quarter ounce and tenth ounce denominations. The Mint announced the sellouts...