The Proof Platinum American Eagles from the United States Mint offer variety that the other versions of American Eagle coins from the mint cannot. While the Silver Eagle, Gold Eagle, and Palladium Eagle boast static images that remain from year to year on both sides, the reverse of Proof Platinum Eagles is refreshed each year with a new design concept, though maintains its design focus on Lady Liberty and the American bald eagle with most releases. Today, 1 oz Proof Platinum American Eagles are available to you online at Silver.com.
- Available to ship to you inside of a protective capsule!
- Issued annually since 1997!
- Mintage is limited each year of release!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9995 fine platinum.
- The face value of $100 (USD) is fully backed by the US government.
- On the obverse is a depiction of the Statue of Liberty.
- The reverse includes varying designs of the American bald eagle, Liberty, or symbols of the federal government.
- Random year listings can result in the receipt of several coins with matching dates and designs if you buy more than one coin.
The 1 oz Proof Platinum Eagle is the only coin in the Platinum American Eagle Series that has been issued in every year since the coins debuted in 1997. The Platinum Eagles, as a whole, have much lower mintages than the Silver Eagle and Gold Eagle. In the case of 1 oz Proof Platinum Eagles, the highest mintage figure remains the debut 1997 issue with 20,851 coins. The lowest minted coin was the 2015 Proof Platinum Eagle at just 3,886 coins.
All of the 1 oz Proof Platinum American Eagle Coins in this listing come to you with a protective plastic capsule, but lack the original US Mint box and COA. These coins are offered as a random-year selection. Once your payment has cleared, we will select a coin for you based on availability in our warehouse. We cannot guarantee or take requests for certain date marks and designs. If you buy more than one, please realize you may receive several coins with the same date mark and designs.
On the obverse of 1 oz Proof Platinum American Eagles is the image of the Statue of Liberty as designed by John Mercanti. This image appears on the obverse of the bullion version every year and has been on the obverse of the Proof Platinum Eagle in most years until the 2018 introduction of the Preamble to the Declaration of Independence design series resulted in fresh depictions of Liberty.
The reverse of most 1 oz Proof Platinum Eagles includes a depiction of the American bald eagle. For example, the Vistas of Liberty Series featured images of the American bald eagle in flight over the nation in various settings.
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