2015-W American Eagle silver dollars went on sale to the public at
noon Eastern Time Jan. 2.
coins are available online at www.usmint.gov and by telephone at 800-872-6468,
priced at $48.95 each.
coins are also available through the Mint’s Enrollment Program online
and for in-person sales at sales centers at the Philadelphia and
Denver Mints and the sales center at Mint headquarters in Washington.
addition to preparing for the launch of direct sales, the United States Mint reached out to
bulk dealers of its numismatic products that they believed would be on
hand at the Florida United
Numismatists Convention Jan. 8 to 11 in Orlando. The Mint wanted
to assess how much inventory might be needed of the Proof 2015-W
American Eagle silver dollars, both for the dealers and for other Mint
customers attending the show.
silver 2015-W American Eagle will be the only 2015-dated numismatic
product available for sale at the U.S. Mint's booth at the FUN show,
Mint officials announced Dec. 29.
order to ensure that we have adequate product available for the
broadest range of customers possible for the duration of the FUN Show,
we reached out to three of our bulk dealers who we know typically
attend these events and tend to clear us out of available product
stock in short order," according to a Mint statement released
officials did not disclose the names of those bulk dealers.
inquiries focused on finding out if they plan to attend
event and, if so, which products they might be interested in
purchasing," according to the Dec. 29 Mint statement. "We
also explained that they would not receive their normal bulk discount
for any purchases at the FUN show. No products have been pre-purchased
and no funds have been received. There will be no committed inventory
specifically for these or any bulk dealers who attend the FUN show."
convention is being held at n the Orange County Convention Center,
9800 International Drive, Hall WD, Orlando, Fla.
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