Records are meant to be broken, and when it comes to buying silver in the American Eagle collection, records were falling each year in the 2010s. The American Silver Eagles previous sales record from 1987 had stood for 21 years until the 2008 release. By 2010, that new record had been broken twice as demand for the coins skyrocketed. 2010 1 oz American Silver Eagle Coins are currently available to you for purchase online from JM Bullion with a PCGS certification.
- Coins arrive inside of PCGS protective plastic slabs!
- 25th year of issue for the American Silver Eagle!
- Limited availability of certified coins!
- Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
- Issued a face value of $1 (USD) by the United States.
- Bears a Grade of Mint State 69 from the Professional Coin Grading Service.
- Walking Liberty on the obverse of the coin.
- The heraldic eagle of the United States on the reverse of the coin.
For the third straight year, the American Silver Eagle set a sales record in its mintage. The 2010 American Silver Eagle sold a total of 34,764,500 units, surpassing the 2009 coin by more than 4.2 million coins in demand and up 14.2 million from the 2008 record year. The 2010 American Silver Eagle marked the third year in a four-year stretch in which the Silver Eagles beat mintage records.
At the same time that the American Silver Eagle was surging, the price of silver was climbing ever higher. In 2009, the price of silver had averaged $14.67 per ounce but climbed as high as $19.18 per ounce at one point. Silver show even more strength in 2010. The price climbed as high as $30.70 per ounce during the year before falling back. However, silver prices again surged over $20 per ounce in September and climbed steadily through the end of the year.
On the obverse of 2010 1 oz American Silver Eagle Coins is the image of Walking Liberty. This design showcases Liberty in left-profile relief as she marches toward the sun on the horizon. Her right hand is extended to the sun, she wears the American flag over her shoulders, and the oak and laurel branches are held in her left hand.
The reverse side of 2010 American Silver Eagles features the heraldic eagle of the United States. This is the most recent version of the historic design and was modified for the Silver Eagles in 1986 by John Mercanti.
2010 1 oz American Silver Eagle coins available through this listing come with a PCGS certification. Mint State 69 coins are characterized by the presence of full, original mint luster and no more than two minor detracting flaws. These flaws cannot exceed a level of minuscule contact marks or hairlines.
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