1 Oz American Silver Eagles
Real Hard Currency
The American Silver Eagle is the official silver bullion coin of the United States. It was first released by the United States Mint on November 24, 1986. It is struck only in the one-troy ounce size, which has a nominal face value of one dollar and is guaranteed to contain one troy ounce of 99.9% pure silver. It is authorized by Title II of Public Law 99-61 (Liberty Coin Act, approved July 9, 1985) and codified as 31 U.S.C. § 5112(e)-(h). Its content, weight, and purity are certified by the United States Mint.
The Silver Eagle has been produced at three mints: the Philadelphia Mint, the San Francisco Mint, and the West Point Mint. The American Silver Eagle bullion coin may be used to fund Individual Retirement Account investments
1 troy oz coin
Diameter: 40.6 mm
Thickness: 2.98 mm
Gross weight: 1.00 troy oz (31.103 g)
Face value: $1.00
Every year more coins are minted by the United States Mint to fill demand.
There is also a great secondary market for 1 Oz Silver Eagles, which makes them more attractive than many other silver bullion coins.
The American 1 Oz Silver Eagle is packed in rolls of 20 coins, in boxes of 25 rolls, making up a total of 500 coins.