Why add this 2016 American Silver Eagle to your collection?
This 2016 American Silver Eagle would make a perfect addition to your silver stack or collection, as well as a great way to start one. The coin is recognized throughout the world, which is perfect for those who want coins that they can liquidate easily if and when they decide to do so. The design of the obverse is taken from the Walking Liberty half dollar, which was created by Adolph Weinman. It depicts Liberty striding toward the left side of the coin, where the sun is setting off in the distance. She is draped in the American flag, part of which is visible in the upper left and part of which covers her legs. In her arms, she bears branches of laurel and oak, which serve as symbols of civilian and military honors, respectively. The reverse was designed specifically for the American Silver Eagle by John Mercanti, who adapted the Great Seal of the United States. This coin is .999 pure silver and weighs 1 Troy oz. For a conservative yet beautiful coin to start or grow your collection, pick up this piece today.
|Year of Issue:||2016|
|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|
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