Why Choose This PF69 UC 1998-P Proof American Silver Eagle?
This Silver Eagle was struck by the Philadelphia Mint in 1998. It has a Proof finish created to make this coin appeal more to collectors, and to bring more detail out from its splendid design. Only 450,728 Proof Silver Eagles were struck in 1998, a relatively low number. This coin is composed of 1 oz. of .999 fine silver.
What is the design on this 1998 American Silver Eagle?
This coin bears the obverse of the Walking Liberty Half Dollar, minted nearly 75 years earlier. Created by Adolph A. Weinman, this has become a classic design in U.S. numismatics. The reverse design was created by John Mercanti, and it shows an image of a Heraldic Eagle.
What does the grade Proof 69 Ultra Cameo mean from NGC?
We submitted this coin in for grading by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). Their seasoned experts examined this coin and assigned it the graded Proof 69 with the designation Ultra Cameo.
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This 1998-P Proof American Silver Eagle NGC PF69 UC is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.
|Year of Issue:||1998|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1032 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||Walking Liberty|
|Reverse Design:||Heraldic eagle with shield and thirteen five-pointed stars|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Adolph A. Weinman|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||John M. Mercanti|
In October of 2019, U.S Mint officials announced that they will be introducing new designs for the American Silver Eagle and American Gold Eagle at some point in mid-2021.