History of the coin: First released in 1986 the Silver American Eagle coin quickly gained in popularity and is often considered one of the most beautiful U.S. coins minted. The obverse of the coin features the iconic Walking Liberty design created by Adolph A. Weinman. The very same design used on the Walking Liberty Half Dollar coins minted from 1916 to 1947. The Type 2 version features the brand new reverse design of a bald eagle landing on a branch with the wings spread wide. This updated reverse was designed by Emily Damstra.
Official silver bullion coin of the United States
Obverse featuring the iconic image of Walking Liberty by Adolph A. Weinman
New reverse design by Emily Damstra featuring a bald eagle landing on a branch with wings spread wide
1 Troy oz of .999 fine silver
Graded MS69 by NGC with Miles Standish specialty label
Why invest in this coin? The American Eagle Coin is the only official investment-quality 1 oz silver bullion coin minted in the United States. The U.S. government guarantees the weight, content, and purity of every coin. Each Silver American Eagle contains 1 Troy ounce of .999 fine silver is graded MS69 by NGC. Coins that receive this grade are a fully struck coin with nearly imperceptible imperfections.