Why purchase this Intaglio Mint Davy Crockett 1 oz. Silver Medal?
The Wild West Legends series produced by the Intaglio Mint is a celebration of the heroes and villains of the 19th and early 20th century western frontier. This medal, containing 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver, is an homage to famed frontiersman, soldier and politician Davy Crockett.
Handsome Lifelike Portrait
The obverse image is based upon one of the most well-known photographs of Crockett, in which he is wearing a buckskin tunic and his signature coonskin cap. The inscription “DAVY CROCKETT” curves above the portrait.
The reverse design is common to all releases of the Wild West Legends series, featuring an array of symbols associated with the western frontier, including a star-shaped badge, a cowboy’s rope, a horned bull skull and two six-shooters, with a banner rippling across the design bearing the inscription “WILD WEST LEGENDS.” The image is flanked by the Intaglio Mint mark and a pair of linked horseshoes, with “ONE TROY OUNCES .999 FINE SILVER” inscribed below.
Sensational GEM Brilliant Uncirculated Round
This Davy Crockett 1 oz. Silver Medal from the Intaglio Mint’s Wild West Legends series is presented in Brilliant Uncirculated (GEM BU) condition. Expect the ungraded bullion medal to be superbly struck, possessing the nearly perfect surfaces and outstanding eye appeal equivalent to a coin earning a Sheldon Scale grade of 65 or higher. The medal will arrive in a protective plastic flip-style sleeve.