Beautiful coin: Spot and scratch free. The Philadelphia Mint has had an extremely limited role in the production of American Silver Eagle coins.
The bullion Silver Eagle coin was only previously produced in Philadelphia for just two years in 1999 and 2000. This 2021-P Silver Eagle is rare.
In addition to only a handful of mintage years at Philadelphia, the extremely low mintage of just 500,000 coins from the Philadelphia Mint makes this coin the second rarest bullion coin in the 30-plus year history of the Silver Eagle series. Silver Diameter: 1.598 inches (40.60 mm).
Weight: 1.000 troy oz. Weinman designed the obverse known as The Walking Liberty and John Mercanti designed the reverse. NGCs encapsulation guarantees the coins MS70 (perfect 70) condition. What makes this coin so special is that it will be the last year the U.
Mint is going to use John Mercantis design of the rendition of a heraldic eagle on the reverse of the silver eagle. Since 1986 (for 36 years) the U. Mint has struck the same design for the beloved American Silver Eagle. This is one of the #1 reasons why John Mercanti signed American silver eagles are so popular among collectors.This will be the last coin with John Mercantis reverse design including his signature. This coin is surely be a must for your John Mercanti Signed Silver Eagle Collection. Signed by John Mercanti and Miles Standish the author. This is a fantastic edition to your John Mercanti signed eagle collection and is very education about the coins history.
The American Silver Eagle is the official silver bullion coin of the United States first released November 24, 1986. American Silver eagles are only struck in the one-troy ounce size, which has a face value of one dollar and is guaranteed to contain one troy ounce of 99.9% pure silver.
The Silver American Eagle coins were minted at the San Francisco Mint from 1986 1992. From 1993 2000 the coins were minted in the Philadelphia Mint. In 2001 the Silver Eagle production moved to West Point where the minting is still done today.John Mercanti was the 12th Chief Engraver of the United States Mint and designed the American Silver Eagle Reverse. The reverse design is John Mercantis rendition of the Heraldic Eagle with a shield grasping an olive branch with one talon and an arrow in the other.
Above the eagle are thirteen stars that represent the original thirteen colonies. The eagle holds a banner with the motto E PLURIBUS UNUM in its beak.
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and 1 OZ FINE SILVER ONE DOLLAR are inscribed on this side along with John Mercantis initials. It is for this reason the NGC Proof American Silver Eagles in perfect MS70 condition signed by John Mercanti are the most sought after and prized modern graded coins available in the market. If you are a collector of modern graded U. Mint coins in Perfect MS70, you owe it to yourself to add this premium NGC graded Mercanti Signed Silver Eagle coin to your collection today! This beautiful American Silver Eagle was certified and graded by NGC (Numismatic Guaranty Corporation).The grade is MS70 (Mint State 70 or Perfect 70) which means the coin is completely flawless. NGC is a highly respected grading company and one of the largest in the United States. The coin pictured is only a representation of the coin you will receive, not the exact coin (serial numbers will vary). The item "2021-P Silver Eagle Heraldic T-1 Emergency Production ER NGC MS70 Mercanti" is in sale since Thursday, March 4, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins".
The seller is "lcrcoin" and is located in Dripping Springs, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.