December 7, 2022

1998 American Silver Eagle Sales

The table shows the US Mint’s 1998 Silver Eagle bullion coin sales figures.

During 1998, the United States Mint sold 4,320,000 ounces of silver through its bullion program. This marked the second consecutive increase from the low level reached in 1996. The approximate silver bullion value of the Silver Eagle coins sold by the US Mint during 1998 was $22,854,100. This amount is calculated based on the average monthly price of silver and the bullion coins sales for each month.

The sales figures below represent monthly sales, which may include coins minted in multiple years. The US Mint also produced and sold proof coins for collectors. Only bullion coin sales are included below.

US Mint’s 1998 American Silver Eagle Bullion Sales
Ounces Value* Ave. Silver
January 460,000 $2,704,800 $5.88
February 100,000 $683,000 $6.83
March 145,000 $904,800 $6.24
April 75,000 $474,750 $6.33
May 410,000 $2,279,600 $5.56
June 150,000 $789,000 $5.26
July 140,000 $764,400 $5.46
August 585,000 $3,030,300 $5.18
September 450,000 $2,250,000 $5.00
October 920,000 $4,600,000 $5.00
November 635,000 $3,155,950 $4.97
December 250,000 $1,217,500 $4.87
Total 4,320,000 $22,854,100
*calculated based on average monthly price of silver

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