The 2020 1 oz American Silver Eagle bullion coin is a world-famous silver coin fabricated by the United States Mint in 99.9% pure silver.
Minted by the US Mint since 1986, more than 130 million American Eagle silver bullion coins have been sold, making the Silver Eagle the world’s best-selling silver coin.
The obverse of the coin features a stylized depiction of the goddess Liberty based on Adolph A. Weinman's 1916 "Walking Liberty" half dollar, and is impritned with the word “LIBERTY”, the words “IN GOD WE TRUST” and the year 2020.
The reverse of the American Silver Eagle coin portrays a John Mercanti design of a heraldic eagle with a shield, a symbol of strength and endurance, encircled by the words “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA” and “1 OZ. FINE SILVER - ONE DOLLAR”.
The Silver Eagle is official legal tender in the USA with a nominal face value of $1. American Silver Eagles are also eligible investments for inclusion in a US Individual Retirement Account (IRA).
US legislation specifically authorizes the US Treasury Secretary to issue American Silver Eagles. Therefore, the US Government guarantees the purity and authenticity of every American Silver Eagle produced.
Affordable for investors and collectors alike, the American Silver Eagle is also a great silver coin for gifting and with its high production volumes and instant recognition, the coin has a highly liquid secondary market.
Individual orders for Silver Eagle bullion coins supplied by BullionStar come in coin flips. Orders for multiples of 20 coins are delivered in mint tubes, while orders in increments of 500 are dispatched in US Mint monster boxes.