Why purchase this 2009 American Silver Eagle Coin in Mint State 69 (MS69) Early Releases condition?
This bullion strike 2009 silver dollar comes NGC certified Mint State 69 Early Releases (MS69 ER) – it is a near perfect coin as minted. It was minted at the US Mint facility at West Point during a time of economic turmoil. The average price of silver that year was $14.66 per ounce, slighter lower than the average price of silver in 2008. This coupled with an economy still in doldrums, strongly fueled the demand for silver, especially legal tender silver such as the American Silver Eagle (ASE) listed here.
The declared mintage of the bullion strike 2009 ASE came in at 30,459,000 – almost 10 million more than the previous year. Nonetheless, the NGC population of this 2009 silver dollar in grade MS69 ER is only a tiny fraction of that number.
The 1 oz. of .999 fine silver content of this 2009 Silver Eagle NGC MS69 Early Releases coin is guaranteed by the federal government. This provides for a protective value floor. In addition, this is a high grade, yet affordable NGC certified silver dollar to own, especially at the price listed here.
This 2009 American Silver Eagle NGC MS69 ER Early Releases Label 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:||2009|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Label/Signature:||Early Releases Label|
|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|