Silver American Eagle Coins

Front (Obverse)
American Eagle Front
Design Walking Liberty
Designer Adolph A. Weinman
Design date 1916
Back (Reverse)
American Eagle Back
Design Heraldic eagle with shield and thirteen five-pointed stars
Designer John Mercanti
Design date 1986
Face Value 1.00 USD
Mass 1.00 troy oz (31.103 g)
Diameter 1.598 in (40.6 mm)
Thickness 0.1193 in (2.98 mm)
Edge Reeded
Composition 99.9% Ag (balance Cu)
Minting Years 1986–present (bullion)1986–2008, 2010–present (proof)2006–2008, 2011–present (uncirculated)

The Silver American Eagle contains 1 oz of pure Silver and has a beautiful design that has become the most popular coin in the United States.

  • Multiples of 20 are usually packaged in plastic mint tubes.
  • Multiples of 500 are usually packaged in monster boxes.
  • Eligible for Precious Metals IRAs.
  • Content, weight, and purity are certified by the US Mint.
  • Exempt from IRS 1099B Brokerage Reporting, making the American Silver Eagle one of the most private investments in the world.

1 oz Silver American Eagle