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2005-W Proof Silver Eagle NGC PF70 UC Proof 70 Ultra Cameo
This 2005-W Proof Silver Eagle NGC PF70 is a beautiful rendering of the same design that adorns one of the world’s most popular bullion coins. Its PF70 Ultra Cameo grade from the Numismatic Guarantee Corporation (NGC) indicates that the coin was struck perfectly and is nearly flawless. For those who love American coinage, this piece is a fantastic option.
Design of the 2005-W Proof Silver Eagle NGC PF70
The obverse of this 2005-W Proof Silver Eagle NGC PF70 bears the image of Lady Liberty. She has her right hand extended out in front of her while she carries branches of laurel and oak in the left. In the lower left, the sun sets on the horizon. The word “LIBERTY” is inscribed along the rim, and the words “IN GOD WE TRUST,” the national motto, are inscribed at the right. The mintage year is included at the bottom.
Thirteen stars are set in a triangular arrangement at the top of the image. They point down at an eagle, which guards a shield. The eagle holds a ribbon that reads “E PLURIBUS UNUM” (From many, one) in its beak. America’s willingness to fight for its values is symbolized by the arrows borne in one of the eagle’s talons, while its preference for peace is symbolized by the olive branch in the other. The country in which the coin is legal tender, “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” is depicted around the top half, while “1 OZ. FINE SILVER~ONE DOLLAR,” the metal content and face value, are inscribed along the bottom. The mint mark, a “W,” on the lower left indicates that the coin was struck at the West Point Mint.
Why add this 2005-W Proof Silver Eagle NGC PF70 to your collection?
This 2005-W Proof Silver Eagle NGC PF70 is a beautiful coin that is full of patriotic American symbolism. It consists of 1 oz. of silver and measures 40.6 mm in diameter, which makes it easy for most people to examine every fine detail without the need for a lens.
|Year of Issue:||2005|
|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|