Easily one of the most recognizable coins in the world, the American Silver Eagle coin continues to be a coveted collector's and investor's item. 999 fine silver and is minted exclusively in the United States at the Philadelphia Mint, the San Francisco Mint, and the West Point Mint. The American Silver Eagle is the official silver bullion coin of the United States.
It was first released by the United States Mint on November 24, 1986. It is struck only in the one-troy ounce size, which has a nominal face value. The catalyst of the American Silver Eagle bullion ultimately comes from the federal plan to sell silver holdings from the Defense National Stockpile in the 1970's and 1980's. In 1982, Senator McClure introduced a bill to provide for the disposal of silver from the national stockpile through the issuance of silver coins; this was amended in 1985 by Representative Larry E.
Craig, and the American Silver Eagle was first minted in 1986. The obverse side of the coin features the iconic Walking Liberty design with the sun ascending behind her. She is draped in the American flag, carrying an oak branch symbolizing strength and independence.
The top of the rim is encircled with the word "LIBERTY;" "IN GOD WE TRUST" is inscribed on the left. The year of the coin is etched below her feet. The reverse side portrays the Heraldic Eagle based on the US Presidential Seal, with 13 stars above its head representing the original colonies. The noble eagle clutches arrows in one talon, and a laurel branch in the other.Its beak holds a banner displaying the nation's patriotic phrase "E PLURIBUS UNUM" ("Out of One, Many"). Circling the rim are the words "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, " 1 OZ. FINE SILVER" and "ONE DOLLAR. Like all of our other silver coins, this one is guaranteed to be 100% authentic. These Silver coins are the perfect blend of collectible beauty and investment appeal. Add this coin to your cart today! Packages are no longer insured if tracking information shows the package is delivered. We will only cover packages that are lost in transit or damaged. Once an order is placed it cannot be modified or cancelled.
Using digital video, we record the packing of our products to affirm accuracy. We do not accept American Express at this time. Please note that bullion coins, bars, and rounds are mass-produced and are not struck to the same quality standards as collector coins. These Bullion products are not certified and therefore will not always be 100% perfect.
Purchasing bullion and/or coins involves price risk, and the purchaser assumes all such risk. We do not offer or make price adjustments based on the market fluctuations of precious metals, or for any other reason. For our store FAQs page.The item "Lot of 5 2016-W 1 oz Silver American Eagle $1 Coin PCGS MS 70 First Strike Wes" is in sale since Sunday, January 24, 2016. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins".exchanges" and is located in New York, New York.
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