reports cumulative sales through Oct. 3 of 29,500 of the 2016 Theodore
Roosevelt National Park 5-ounce silver bullion coins.
bullion coins went on sale to authorized purchasers Aug. 29.
U.S. Mint reports sales of 245,800 coins combined from the first
four of the five 5-ounce bullion coin offerings for 2016. Sales
comprise 1,229,000 ounces of silver.
coin sales for the 5-ounce silver bullion coins so far in 2016 are
reported as follows:
National Forest, 105,000
Gap National Historical Park, 75,000
Ferry National Historical Park, 36,300
Roosevelt National Park, 29,500
➤ Fort Moultrie (Fort Sumter National Monument),
still to be released
bullion versions are purchased through an approved network of
authorized purchasers that individually buy the coins from the Mint
based on the London PM closing spot price of the metal per ounce on a
given day, plus a premium of $9.75 per coin. The coins are resold at a
markup to other dealers and buyers.
Uncirculated version, bearing the P Mint mark of
the Philadelphia Mint, was scheduled to go on sale from the U.S. Mint
at noon ET Oct. 6. The opening sales price, subject to change with the
price of precious metals, is $149.95.
product limit is 30,000 coins.