Why purchase this 2018 Proof Silver Dollar commemorating the World War I Centennial?
This 2018 proof silver dollar issued by the U.S. Mint pays tribute to the Centennial anniversary of the conclusion of World War I in 1918. Struck from 0.7736 Troy oz. of .900 fine silver at the Philadelphia Mint with a "P" Mint mark, this impressive commemorative proof measures 38.1 mm in diameter. The distinctive coin will be struck in proof an uncirculated format, with a combined mintage limited to 350,000.
Symbolic Imagery Designed by LeRoy Transfield, Sculpted by Don Everhart
The obverse features an image titled "Soldier's Charge," which portrays a helmeted solder gripping a rifle, with strands of barbed wire in the lower right. Inscriptions include "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST" "1918" and "2018."
Symbolic of remembrance, the reverse depicts clusters of poppies among coils of barbed wire, a design aptly named "Poppies in the Wire." Inscribed "ONE DOLLAR," "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA."
Virtually Flawless Proof 69 Ultra Cameo
This 2018-P World War I Centennial Commemorative Silver Dollar Proof Coin is graded a near perfect Proof 69 by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). The Ultra Cameo (UC) designation refers to the outstanding quality and contrast between the textured and mirrored surfaces on the coin. This proof also bears the NGC Early Releases Label, confirmation that the coin was received by the grading service within the first thirty days of release.
Add this impressively graded World War I Centennial Commemorative Proof Silver Dollar to your collection today!
|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|