There are few images from American history that are more recognizable than the Liberty Bell. Although a symbol of American freedom and independence from Britain, the Liberty Bell was actually commissioned by the British in 1752. In a biblical references to the Book of Leviticus, the bell was commissioned to feature lettering that read “Proclaim LIBERTY throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof.” Right now, the 1 oz Silver Liberty Bell Stackable Round is available on Silver.com.
- Ships to you in an individual plastic flip, mint tube of 20, or box of 500 rounds.
- Honors the Liberty Bell!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .999 fine silver.
- Stackable design!
- Liberty Bell image on the obverse.
- Privately minted in the United States.
When the bell first arrived in Philadelphia and was rung for the very first time, it suffered a crack. Twice, the Liberty Bell was recast in Philadelphia by local workmen John Pass and John Stow, whose last names still appear on the bell today. The Liberty Bell was originally used to summon lawmakers to legislative sessions in the city and alert citizens to meetings and proclamations.
On the obverse of the 1 oz Silver Liberty Bell Stackable Round is the image of the Liberty Bell itself, which is rumored to have been rung when the Second Continental Congress announced a vote for American independence on July 4, 1776. In reality, the bell was likely rung to celebrate the call for independence on July 8, 1776 along with many other bells throughout the colonies to announce the American movement for independence.
The reverse of all 1 oz Silver Liberty Bell Stackable Rounds features the image of the American bald eagle in a design known as the heraldic eagle of the United States. Designed to mimic one of the original designs from 1794, when it first appeared on American coinage, the eagle sits holding arrows and an olive branch in its talons with the heraldic shield of the US on its chest. Engravings include “One Troy Ounce 999 Silver” and “Liberty Silver.”
Each 1 oz Liberty Bell Stackable Silver Round available here today is a stackable product from SilverTowne. The rounds have alternating raised and lowered ridges along the outer rim makes it possible to stack your Liberty Bell Stackable Silver Rounds with ease, ensuring a safe and secure stack.
All 1 oz Liberty Bell Stackable Silver Rounds are a product of SilverTowne. A private minting facility located in Indiana, it is one of the largest and most well respected private facilities in the United States. The mint originally started business in 1949 as a coin dealer with a small location.
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