Buffalo gold stampede?

Sales of the proof 2014 gold Buffalo got off to a fast start May 8.

By May 12 buyers had snapped up 7,899 coins in just four days.

There are no mintage limits or order limits.

For the 2013 issue, the total number sold was 18,594 proofs and an additional 47,836 reverse proofs were vended.

Issue price of the proof 2014 is $1,640, though it changes with the fluctuations in the price of gold bullion according to the Mint’s pricing formula.