When the Mexican Silver Libertad was introduced by the Mexican Mint in 1982, only the 1 oz silver coin was available to purchase. To this day, it remains the longest-running issue in the collection and has the highest mintage figure in most years as the primary demand from investors looking to this series. The 2018 1 oz Mexican Silver Libertad Coin is available to you now for purchase online from JM Bullion.
- Individual coins ship in flips, lots of 25 ship in sealed rolls, and lots of 450 ship in mint bags!
- 36th issue year for the 1 oz Silver Libertad coin!
- Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver in BU condition.
- The obverse bears Winged Victory.
- The reverse features the coat of arms and 10 historic depictions of its design.
- Coined by the Mexican Mint.
The Mexican Silver Libertad Coins debuted as the first and only option in the collection starting in 1982, making these coins the oldest silver bullion coin collection available today. It predates other popular coins such as the Silver Panda, Silver Maple Leaf, and Silver Eagle. The initial release had a mintage of 1.049 million coins.
In the three decades that have passed, the 1 oz Silver Libertad remains far-and-away the most minted coin in the series. The highest mintage years came in 1992 at 2.458 million and 1985 at 2.017 million coins, with the lowest years coming in the late 1990s when just 67,000 coins and 95,000 coins were struck in 1998 and 1999 respectively.
On the obverse of 1 oz Mexican Silver Libertad coins youll find the same design each year. Winged Victory is shown in the center of the design field, with a background design featuring the twin volcanic peaks of Popocatepetl and Izztacihuatl. The weight, purity, and metal content feature on this side along with an OM mint mark.
The reverse of 2018 1 oz Mexican Silver Libertad coins focuses its design on the modern coat of arms used by Mexico. Around it are 10 historic versions of the design used during the modern nations independent era stretching back to its freedom from Spain in the 1820s.
All of the 2018 1 oz Mexican Silver Libertad Coins available to you here in this listing are in BU condition. Coins in BU condition showcase no indications of wear and tear, but are not quite perfect either. It is possible for a BU coin to possess minor flaws ranging from breaks in the luster and spotted surfaces to contact marks.
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