- - UNPUBLISHED PCGS PRICE GUIDE VALUE. RARE PCGS VARIETY 687/999 PR70 - EXTREMELY LOW POP 16 OUT OFF SMALL PCGS BATCH 5,015 OUT OFF TOTAL PROOF MINTED 746,398. 2001 PROOF SILVER EAGLE - HAND SIGNED BY MR MERCANTI FLAG LABEL - GRADED BY PCGS - - - VARIETY 687 - - - CAMEO RARE DCAM70 POP 16 - - - AN EYE CATCHING ATTRACTIVE PCGS GRADED SILVER EAGLE. PCGS PROOF - MERCANTI FLAG LABEL - LIMITED, RARE PCGS VARIETY POP (16). Mercanti designed and engraved more coin designs than any other engraver in US Mint history, and is perhaps the most experienced and accomplished coin artist ever.Mercanti was born in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In his younger days, John had grown an interest and talent for the arts and sculpting. After gaining more experience in his early career, he studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts to further his knowledge. He also attended the Philadelphia College of Art and Fleisher Art Memorial School, gaining even more experience at sculpting and engraving.
Shortly after graduating from school, Mercanti began serving six years in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard before advancing his career to the US Mint. After his service, he worked as a professional illustrator. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "smdcollectibles" and is located in this country: US.
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