The 1987-S 1 oz Proof American Silver Eagle Coin (Box + CoA) is a precious and highly sought-after coin for collectors and investors alike. This numismatic masterpiece was minted in 1987 by the US Mint, one year after the Silver Eagle was introduced to the public.
Part of the American Silver Eagle Series, this coin has become a cherished addition to many collections due to its stunning design and intricate details. The obverse of the coin features Adolph A. Weinman’s iconic Walking Liberty design, which was first introduced on the 1916 half dollar. The reverse side depicts John Mercanti’s interpretation of the heraldic eagle with outstretched wings, holding an olive branch in its right talon and arrows in its left.
Weinman and Mercanti are celebrated designers in the numismatic world and their designs have been featured on many coins throughout history. The American Silver Eagle Series, of which this coin is a part, was introduced in 1986 and has since become one of the most popular bullion and collector coins in the world.
The 1987-S 1 oz Proof American Silver Eagle Coin comes in its original presentation box with an included Certificate of Authenticity (CoA), making it a prized possession for any collector. The box is made with high-quality materials and is designed to protect and showcase the coin’s beauty. Each coin contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
As a proof coin, this American Silver Eagle has a mirror-like finish and is struck multiple times with specially polished dies to create an exceptional level of detail and shine. Proof coins are highly sought-after by collectors due to their rarity and pristine appearance. Each coin will feature the S mint mark, indicating the coin was struck at the San Francisco Mint.
The 1987-S 1 oz Proof American Silver Eagle Coin (Box + CoA) is a timeless treasure that showcases the exquisite craftsmanship of the US Mint, the talent of the renowned designers Weinman and Mercanti, and the beauty and value of silver. It’s a must-have for any serious collector or investor looking to add a valuable piece to their collection.