Error on reverse proof could be valuable

Ready. Set. Go! A new error has been reported. Everyone who has ordered a 2018 San Francisco Silver Reverse Proof Set has a chance to get one. Yesterday, reader Mark Warda sent this email to me: “I just received from the Mint a reverse proof set that seems to be an error. “The half dollar […]

No sellout for silver reverse proof set

A maximum mintage of 200,000 was too many to induce buyers to create an instantaneous sellout July 23 of the San Francisco Mint 2018 Silver Reverse Proof Set. Yesterday mid-morning, the Mint reported 114,108 sets were taken up since noon Eastern Daylight Time the day before. A couple of hours later, the figure was revised […]

Can silver reverse proof set sell out?

Remember last year’s sellout that wasn’t? The Mint offered 225,000 2017 Enhanced Uncirculated Coin Sets beginning on Aug. 1, the first day of the American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money. The coins were struck in San Francisco. They have an “S” mintmark on them. Collectors and dealers went wild with their purchases. A sellout […]