For the second year in a row, the United States Mint offered Silver American Eagle coins with five different options to choose from when buying silver. The Silver Eagle bullion coin experienced a drop in mintage of 6.25 million coins, but still had one of the highest mintage figures in the program’s history. Today, 2012 1 oz Silver American Eagle Coins are available to you online at Silver.com in near-perfect condition.
- Available to ship to you inside of PCGS protective plastic slabs!
- 27th coin in the Silver American Eagle Series!
- Availability of certified coins is limited!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .999 fine silver.
- The face value of $1 (USD) is fully backed by the US government.
- Graded Mint State 69 by the Professional Coin Grading Service.
- On the obverse is a depiction of Lady Liberty.
- The reverse features the heraldic eagle of the United States.
With a final mintage of 33,742,500 coins, the 2012 1 oz Silver American Eagle Coin still has the sixth-highest mintage figure in the program’s history. When compared to other recent record-breaking releases, the 2012 bullion Silver Eagle had stiff competition within the series in the form of various other Silver Eagles.
All 2012 1 oz Silver American Eagle coins in this listing come to you with a near-perfect condition. A Mint State 69 coin features full, original mint luster and no more than two minor detracting flaws. Those flaws are limited to minuscule contact marks or hairlines.
2012 marked the 75th Anniversary of the San Francisco Mint in its current facility. The US Mint celebrated by producing additional Silver Eagles in 2012 that included two additional Proof Silver Eagles. These were both struck by the San Francisco Mint, with an “S” mint marked proof and an “S” mint marked reverse proof version of the coin. These were offered alongside the traditional Proof Silver Eagle and Burnished Silver Eagle.
On the obverse of 2012 1 oz Silver American Eagle Coin is Walking Liberty. This depiction of Lady Liberty was created in 1916 by Adolph A. Weinman and was designed for the nation’s half-dollar coin.
The reverse of 2012 Silver Eagles features the heraldic eagle of the United States. The design was originally created in 1794 and was modified for this release by John Mercanti. The heraldic eagle includes an American bald eagle, the US national shield, the arrows of war, and the olive branch of peace.
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