WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS COIN
Mercanti was appointed as the 12th US Mint Chief Engraver and became the most famous US coin engraver ever. It is no wonder why his autograph is the most desirable one to collect. A Mercanti signed label increases the value of the coins substantially. While Mercanti lent his signature to both PCGS and NGC grading services. he signed an agreement with NGC so that his signature would be exclusive.
THE 1986 AMERICAN SILVER EAGLE KEY YEAR IS A MUST HAVE
This is your opportunity to own the 1986 inaugural edition of the US Modern American Silver Eagle which is extremely limited. The 1986 S Eagle is the most iconic coin ever minted.
The inaugural release of the Lady Liberty American Eagle created an overwhelming demand for this coveted 1986 since the US Mint sold out within weeks.
1986 is a KEY YEAR for any collector or investor.
Why Collect/Invest in American Eagles?
Each coin is a work of art in its grace and beauty. The American Silver Eagle bullion coins may be used to fund Individual Retirement Account investments. These silver dollars are a great investment as collectors flock to this rare coin.
The American Eagles Design
The design of the obverse side was taken from Adolph A. Weinman’s Walking Liberty Half Dollar from 1916-1947. The obverse is inscribed with the year of minting, the word LIBERTY and the phrase IN GOD WE TRUST.
The reverse side, designed by John Mercanti, portrays the heraldic eagle behind a shield. The eagle is grasping an olive branch in its right talon and arrows in its left talon. Above the eagle are thirteen five-pointed stars representing the Thirteen Colonies. It is inscribed with the phrases the United States of America, 1 oz. FINE SILVER-ONE DOLLAR E PLURIBUS UNUM on the banner that the eagle holds in its beak.
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