The U.S. Mint is set to produce five-ounce silver bullion coins for the first time ever. The coins will bear the same designs as new legal-tender quarters of theAmerica the Beautiful Quarters Program, which has just commenced with the release of the Hot Springs National Park quarter. The five-ounce coins will be released “mid-year” and will be distributed through the same system presently used for the Mint’s popular American Eagle bullion coin program.
(PRWEB) May 24, 2010 -- The U.S. Mint has confirmed to its Authorized Purchasers that it plans to release five-ounce .999 fine silver bullion coins later this year. The coins will be the first five-ounce coins ever produced by the Mint. CMI Gold & Silver Inc., one the nation’s oldest precious metals retail dealers, will be delighted to be among the first retailers to offer the new coins to the public. Read More