This .999 silver coin contains a full troy ounce of silver. The American Silver Eagle coin was first issued in 1986, it marked the United States’ first attempt at a standard silver bullion coin. The obverse (front) is a rendition of the Walking Liberty Half Dollar, designed by Aldolph A. Weinman. The reverse features a heraldic eagle behind a shield; the eagle grasps an olive branch in its right talon and arrows in its left talon, echoing the Great Seal of the United States; above the eagle are thirteen five-pointed stars representing the Thirteen Colonies.
The American Silver Eagle coin is on the CUSIP list. This coin is available in bullion, uncirculated, proof, and reverse proof editions. A one-ounce coin carries a face value of $1, although the metal content is worth much more.
BONUS FACT – Normal (non-collectible) bullion American Silver Eagles do not have a mintmark, even though they are struck are various mints.
At Red Rock Secured we are here to help educate you as an investor and inform you of the best ways to protect your retirement through strategic diversification in precious metals and gold. Call and speak to one of our gold investment experts now.