Why Choose This First Releases 2016-W Proof American Silver Eagle?
The first American Silver Eagle was released by the US Mint in 1986, marking this year as it's 30th Anniversary! To honor this incredible achievement, the U.S. Mint has struck all 2016 Proof Silver Eagles with incuse edge lettering reading "30th ANNIVERSARY." This is the first time and history this has occurred for an American Silver Eagle, and will likely be the last.
Each one is made of .999 fine silver and weighs 1 Troy oz. The weight and purity are guaranteed by the US Mint. The front of this 2016-W proof American Silver Eagle displays a modern version of Weinman’s classic Walking Liberty design. The reverse was created by John Mercanti and displays 13 stars above a heraldic bald eagle.
The Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) was selected to grade this 2016-W proof American Silver Eagle. This Silver Eagle received the grade of PF69. PF69 is one of the highest grades that a proof coin can be given, only PF70 is higher. The label also displays the additional designations this 2016 proof Silver Eagle received, First Releases and Ultra Cameo. This coin offers plenty of quality for a reasonable price.
Order this NGC PF69 UC First Releases 2016-W proof American Silver Eagle for your collection today.
|Year of Issue:||2016|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|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|
ModernCoinMart is proud to sell the 2016 Proof American Silver Eagles. 2016 is a major year for Proof American Silver Eagle series. Not only does 2016 mark the 30th anniversary, but the "30th ANNIVERSARY" is actually struck onto the coin with incused edge lettering! This unique feature and important date is not something collectors should miss out on.