Wednesday, June 29, 2011

New American Draped Bust 1 AVP OZ Copper Rounds

This copper round is one AVP oz of .999 copper. AVP stands for avoir-dupois, and is equal to 28.3 grams. This is in contrast to a Troy oz. which is 31.1 grams, and is most commonly associated with the sale and purchase of gold, silver, and platinum coins and bullion. The design of this privately minted copper round is the famed "draped bust," designed by Robert Scot, and minted between 1793-1829. The design is of a buxom Ms. Liberty with flowing locks. On the reverse is the heraldic eagle, behind a shield and under thirteen 5 pointed stars, representing the thirteen original colonies.

These amazing coins are only $2.97 each. Click here to view them in our store.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Olympic National Park Quarters Now Available

U.S. State is pleased to announce that the new Olympic National Park Quarters are now available for purchase. You can purchase these brilliant uncirculated coins for only 59c each or for $14.97 per roll.

The Olympic National Park quarter is the eighth coin in the United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, a multi-year initiative to honor 56 national parks and other national sites in each state, the District of Columbia and five U.S. territories. The quarter’s reverse (tails side) image depicts a Roosevelt elk standing on a gravel river bar of the Hoh River with a view of Mount Olympus in the background. Inscriptions are OLYMPIC, WASHINGTON, 2011 and E PLURIBUS UNUM.