The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the Proof
2012-W American Eagle 1-ounce .999 fine silver coin at noon Eastern
Daylight Time April 12.
The coin, priced at $59.95, has no household order limit and no
set mintage. Customer demand will determine the number of coins
produced, according to the Mint.
The coins are struck at the West Point Mint and bear the W Mint
mark. Each coin is sealed in a protective plastic capsule and mounted
in a satin-lined presentation case. A certificate of authenticity is included.
Customers may purchase the coin at the U.S. Mint website www.usmint.gov/catalog/, or
by telephone at 800-872-6468.
A shipping and handling charge of $4.95 will be added. ■