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On November 30 the U.S. Mint began selling the bullion version of the 2015 Saratoga National Historical Park 5 oz. silver coin to its network of authorized purchasers, who distribute the coins within the marketplace. This coin is the fifth and final release for 2015 of the 5-oz. silver America the Beautiful coin series. That same day, just a couple hours after orders began to be taken, the Mint report it had already sold out of its entire allocation of 45,000 of these coins.
2016 is a very special year for both of the Gold and Silver flagship bullion programs which began in 1986 and which will mark their 30th anniversary in 2016. Collectors are hoping the U.S. Mint will issue a special set for this occasion that includes a new, unique variety of each coin.
Setting what appeared to be a record for the fastest sellout of a modern U.S. gold or platinum coin, the 2015-W American Platinum Eagle proof coin was marked as “unavailable” in less than ten minutes from the time it went on sale. Not long after that, the Mint reported on its Facebook page in response to a question from a customer that the coins are, indeed, sold out.
Explore the difference between the 2009 Ultra High Relief and the 2015 American Liberty High Relief gold coins.
Louis Golino explores 10 bullion bars and rounds you should add to your collection today! Scroll to the bottom of the article to purchase the items on this list.
While their primary goals and motivations may initially appear to be different, stackers are often collectors too, and collectors like to stack as well.
ModernCoinMart carries a wide range of silver and gold Maple Leaf bullion coins, and also sells the special collector versions as they are issued.
Both President and Mrs. Kennedy continue to be popular with Americans of all political stripes and generations. Americans old enough to have been around when President and Mrs. Kennedy were alive, and millions of others who are familiar with them, are still fascinated by this period of U.S. history that was in many ways defined by their legacy.
ModernCoinMart has added ancient coins to their inventory, and they are starting out their collection with a coin that is over 2,000 years old -- the Widow's Mite.
All eyes are on gold in this week's market report.