U.S Silver Coins for Sale
A 31 gram silver coin is hailed as the official silver bullion coin of USA. This american silver eagle dollar is licensed on November 24, 1986 according to weight, content, and purity by the United States Mint. It’s worth one US silver dollar! Its size is one ounce but it contains 99.9% pure silver.
Adolph A. Weinman designed the obverse side based on his “Waking Liberty” half dollar design last 1916. Weinman decided to revive it on the American Silver Eagle since it was one of the locals’ favourite iconic design. Instantly, the liberty silver coin became one of the most revered iconic designs in the history of American coinage. In the obverse side, it is inscribed with the year of issuance, the phrase “In God We Trust”, and the word “Liberty”. An eagle with a shield is seen at the reverse side and this signifies strength and endurance. This side was created by John Mercanti. The eagle also pertains to the Great seal of the United States. There were thirteen five-pointed stars on the reverse side and this signifies the thirteen colonies of America at that time. Lastly, this side is inscribed with the phrases “E PLURIBUS UNUM”, “1 oz FINE SILVER DOLLAR”, “United states of America”, and the mintmark if indicated.
The coins were initially in bullion version but in the latter part a proof and uncirculated version were also produced in various mintmark loctaions. The first two versions mentioned are solely intended for coin collectors who are huge fans of the US silver dollar. There were three mint stations namely West Point Mint, San Francisco Mint, and Philadelphia Mint. Bullion liberty silver dollar coins have no mintmarks. Proof silver coins bear different mintmarks. If the proof coins are minted at West Point, the mintmark is “W”. From 2006 onwards, the United States issued an uncirculated coin which serves as a collectible usually bearing the “W” mintmark but earlier versions of this type of American silver eagle have the “S” mintmark.
These coins are recognized nationwide with silver value and remains to be America’s only legal silver coin. This silver dollar coin is an affordable investment which is recognized internationally as having value. As such, this is a good investment whether long-term or short-term. Its value does not change easily particularly in the stock market area since it is legal. Truly, these coins are essential additions to your collection,or can be one’s saving grace during hard times or during inflation cases. Whatever the case may be, this US silver dollar is still relevant in today’s society and remains to be an iconic symbol of US’ rich history.