American Silver Eagles Random Date
26.50The American Silver Eagle is by far the most popular coin in the world. Conceived in 1985 and unveiled in 1986 for the first time, these 1 oz silver coins are the official bullion coin of the United States. Each year, the US Mint strikes these coins in bullion, proof, and burnished versions for investors and collectors alike. Right now, JM Bullion offers the American Silver Eagle with varied years of mintage.
- Official silver coin of the United States! Introduced in 1986!
- Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
- Bears a face value of $1 (USD) backed by the federal government.
- Obverse design from Adolph A. Weinman.
- Reverse design by John Mercanti.
- Available from varied years of mintage.
American Silver Eagle coins were authorized by Congress with passage of the Liberty Coin Act. Originally produced by the San Francisco Mint, over the course of 30 years of history the American Silver Eagle coin has shifted to the Philadelphia Mint during the 1990s and since 2001 has been struck at the West Point Mint.
The Silver Eagle coin is currently the single most popular product in the world. With the onset of the Great Recession and the immense demand for silver, the American Silver Eagle experienced a surge in popularity.
Between 2008 and 2015, American Silver Eagle coins have broken annual sales records in six years. In 2014, the US Mint saw sales soar to 44.1 million coins in total, which was then broken a year later with 47.3 million coins sold in 2015.
On the obverse of the American Silver Eagle is Adolph A. Weinman’s historic Walking Liberty design. Created in 1916 and originally used on the Walking Liberty Half Dollar, the design was modernized and refined for use on the American Silver Eagle.
The reverse face of Silver Eagle coins feature the design of the heraldic eagle of the United States. This design was created by former-Chief Engraver of the United States Mint, John Mercanti. It features an American bald eagle with a heraldic shield in front of it, with arrows and an olive branch in its talons.
American Silver Eagle coins available in this product listing come from varied years of mintage. The years of mintage you receive depends upon the availability of coins at the time your order is fulfilled and shipped.
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