Why purchase this flawless 2018-P Silver Dollar honoring the Centennial Anniversary of World War I?
This silver dollar issued by the U.S. Mint commemorates the World War I Centennial in 2018. The War is notorious for the introduction of trench warfare, represented by the images of barbed wire in the coin's designs. The 38.1 mm diameter uncirculated finish coin is struck from 0.7736 Troy oz. of .900 fine silver at the Philadelphia Mint; no more than 350,000 will be minted.
Dramatic Image Details
The powerful image of an armed, helmeted soldier near a barbed wire fence adorns the obverse. The design by LeRoy Transfield was sculpted by Don Everhart, and includes the inscriptions "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST" "1918" and "2018."
The reverse, also the artistry of Transfield and Everhart, features a curling length of barbed wire embedded with poppies, which are an internationally recognized symbol of remembrance. Inscribed "ONE DOLLAR" and "E PLURIBUS UNUM" above, with "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" below.
Mint State 70 Perfection with Hand-Signed Label
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has graded this 2018-P World War I Centennial Commemorative Silver Dollar Mint State 70, meaning that it is perfectly struck with flawless surface characteristics. The magnificent commemorative coin was submitted for grading within the first thirty days of release and is encapsulated in an NGC protective holder with the Early Releases label, signed by the sculptor of the coin, Don Everhart.
Make this perfectly graded 2018-P World War I Centennial Commemorative Silver Dollar Coin the next addition to your collection!
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Weight in Grams:||26.73 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.8594 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||Soldiers Charge|
|Reverse Design:||Poppies in the Wire|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Don Everhart and LeRoy Transfield|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Don Everhart and LeRoy Transfield|
On November 11, 1918 an agreement ending World War I was signed and went into effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. The U.S., Canada, and other countries pay tribute to the men and women who bravely fought in major military conflicts with a diverse range of commemorative coins.
Many coins serve as beautiful reminders of the honor and service of military members. Make them a part of your collection from MondernCoinMart.com.
Donald Everhart, now retired from the U.S. Mint, is widely known in the coin community for his design work. He has signed labels for NGC to be sealed with certain graded coins, joining other popular members from the numismatic community. Read more about Everhart and his lifetime achievement award.