The 1987 American Silver Eagle Coin is an example of why the American Silver Eagle coin is such a favorite among collectors. Beautiful design on a high quality .999 fine silver. This coin is in Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) condition and looks gorgeous.
- Made of .999 pure silver.
- Backed by the U.S. government (face value of $1).
- Obverse side has a Walking Liberty design with ‘LIBERTY’ written at the top, ‘IN GOD WE TRUST’ written to the right, and ‘1987’ written at the bottom
- Reverse side has an image of an eagle with its wings outstretched with ‘UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ONE DOLLAR 1 OZ FINE SILVER’ written around the image. To the right is ‘E PLURIBUS UNUM’
The Walking Liberty design was drafted in 1916 by Adolph A Weinman and quickly became a popular symbol representing the United States. This design, appearing on the obverse side of the coin, features Lady Liberty, originally seen as the Statue of Liberty, walking with the US flag flying behind her. She is carrying oak and laurel branches in her left hand and her right hand is outstretched. Behind her is the sun coming up over a hill. Above he is ‘LIBERTY’. Below her is ‘1987’. To the right of her is the United States motto, ‘IN GOD WE TRUST’.
On the reverse side of the coin has an eagle with its wings outstretched. It has a shield over its chest. Above it are 13 stars. Engraved above it is ‘UNITED STATES of AMERICA’. Below the image is ‘ONE DOLLAR’ indicating the face value of the coin backed by the United States Government. Also at the bottom of the coin is ‘1 OZ FINE SILVER’. Above this in smaller text is ‘E PLURIBUS UNUM’ another more traditional motto of the United States which is Latin for ‘From many, one.’
Buy one of these 1987 American Eagle Silver 1 oz coins and see why the US Mint is trusted by collectors worldwide for their high-quality coins. Get yours today.