2015 (P) American Silver Eagle ANACS MS70 "One of 79640 Struck" Label - EXTREMELY RARE NOW AND LIKELY TO BE MORE SO IN THE FUTURE. Perfect Mint State 70 graded RARE 2015 (P) certified by ANACS for grade and being minted at Philadelphia Mint. These coins exist only because of the filing of a Freedon of Information Act law suit which force the government to admit they had actually minted silver eagles in both 2015 and 2016 at the Philadelphia and San Francisco mints when they had previously claimed to have only minted in those years at West Point. The fact that the FOIA response indicating the supplemental mintage was made public so long after the actual coin release dates means that although there were only 79,640 eagles minted in 2015 at Philadelphia, the real number is much lower since many of the sealed monster boxes have been opened and can no longer be verified as being from the Philly mint.
Below is a short article from Coin World on the topic. 2015 (P) Silver Eagle MS70 - Struck at Philadelphia Mint- Mintage Only 79,640. One of the biggest stories in the coin industry at the moment is the discovery of 79,640 American Silver Eagle Supplemental dollars struck at the Philadelphia Mint in 2015.The discovery of these coins was only made as a result of Coin World. Coin grading firm NGC, filing a Freedom of Information Act Lawsuit against the United States Mint. The United States Mint was forced to reveal the existence of 79,640 coins struck in Philadelphia. The lowest bullion strike coins in. Times when the Mint had lo suspend sales because it could not keep up with the demand. In 2009 the Mint actually cancelled: the production of Silver Eagle Proof coins because enough high quality silver planchets (coin blanks), could not be sourced to strike the coins on. To meet demand for Silver Eagles that are mass produced by the West Point Mint branch, the Mint retooled the San Francisco Mint branch and began issuing coins. Or Emergency dollars and were quickly snapped up by. It has now been revealed that in 2015 a total of 79,640 Silver Eagles were produced by the Philadelphia Mint. Roof strike Silver Eagles that have a W for West point. S for San Francisco or P for Philadelphia mint mark to show where they were minted. Bullion strike Silver Eagles have no mint marks. They -can only be identified through the packaging and serial numbers at the U. From a total of 108 million coins produced, the Freedom of Information Ac response revealed that. Just 79,640 coins came from Philadelphia. They were identified through their serial numbers that began with the number 5. The item "2015 (P) American Silver Eagle ANACS MS70 One of 79640 Struck Label" is in sale since Thursday, December 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "pvz80" and is located in Suwanee, Georgia. This item can be shipped to United States.