Comment: The U.S. Mint Is Supposed To Use U.S. Mined Gold/Silver.

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The U.S. Mint Is Supposed To Use U.S. Mined Gold/Silver.

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For the American Eagles Program strategic stockpiles which are renewed by silver and gold mined within the United States of America.

For "other" coins, the metal is purchased from around the world.

I know that the some of the silver planchets that were used for the State Quarters Program originated from the Perth Mint in Australia.

Read more: http://www.cointalk.com/t216000/#ixzz2IOHj5EJK

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