Why purchase this perfectly struck 2019 American Silver Eagle bullion coin?
The American Silver Eagle series is a staple of the U.S. Mint, annually produced since its introduction in 1986. The series is known for its exceptional beauty, minted with a time-honored personification of Liberty and a modernized heraldic eagle emblem. This 2019 dated bullion release of the series is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver with a diameter measuring 40.60 mm.
Design of the American Silver Eagle
The obverse features an exquisite rendition of Lady Liberty, initially designed more than a century ago by Adolph A. Weinman for the 1916 Walking Liberty Half Dollar. Inscriptions include "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST" and "2019."
The reverse design created by John Mercanti depicts a heraldic eagle grasping an olive branch and arrows, with thirteen stars above. Inscribed "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "1 OZ. FINE SILVER," "ONE DOLLAR" and "E PLURIBUS UNUM."
Perfect Mint State 70 with Black Core Holder and Astronaut Signed Label
This 2019 American Silver Eagle was submitted to Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) for review and judged to be in pristine Mint State 70 condition. The 1 oz. silver coin is presented in a NGC holder with an attractively contrasting black core, its certification label adorned with the signature and image of former American astronaut Charlie Duke, the Lunar Module Pilot for NASA's Apollo 16 moon landing in 1972.
Add this flawless 2019 American Silver Eagle bullion coin with an astronaut signed label to your collection of precious metal treasures today!
|Year of Issue:||2019|
|Holder:||Black Core Holder|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 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|
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