Why add this Platinum Eagle to your collection of precious metals?
2007 marks the 10th Anniversary of the Platinum Eagle, the only investment-grade platinum coin issued by the U.S. Mint, and one of the world's most widely traded Platinum coins. To celebrate the milestone, the Mint issued a special Reverse Proof finish featuring mirrored raised elements over frosted background fields, with a final reported mintage of 19,583. This $50 Platinum Eagle was minted at West Point, struck from 1/2 Troy oz. of .9995 fine Platinum, with a diameter of 27mm.
Stunning imagery representing American Democracy
The obverse, by John Mercanti, features a breathtaking depiction of the Statue of Liberty with inscriptions "LIBERTY," "2007," "IN GOD WE TRUST;" engraved along Liberty's upraised arm is "E PLURIBUS UNUM." The reverse, designed by Thomas Cleveland and sculpted by Phebe Hemphill, recognizes the executive branch of American government with a bald eagle, wings spread to represent freedom, behind a shield of stars and stripes, the word "FREEDOM" draped over it. Inscriptions are: "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," ".9995 PLATINUM 1/2 oz.," and "$50."
Graded Proof 70 Ultra Cameo by NGC
Proof blanks are specially treated to produce high-quality strikes with stunning mirrored and frosted finishes. This 2007-W $50 Platinum Eagle exhibits a magnificent full strike with no imperfections. The coin is graded a flawless Proof 70 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC).
The 2007-W 10th Anniversary Reverse Proof American Platinum Eagle will make a beautiful addition to your precious metals investments. Purchase from MCM.
|Year of Issue:||2007|
|Display Weight:||1/2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||15.5516 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.5 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|