Why purchase this superbly graded First Production 2021 Type-2 American Silver Eagle bullion coin?
For the first time in the thirty-five year history of the American Silver Eagle series, the U.S. Mint introduced a new design for the iconic silver dollar coin in 2021. The Type-2 style Silver Eagle, which features a realistically rendered eagle graphic on the reverse, was launched in mid-2021.
- The Type-2 Eagle Landing reverse design is featured on this 2021 American Silver Eagle coin.
- The silver dollar earned the impressive First T2 Production designation.
- The 40.60 mm diameter coin is contains 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver.
- The coin is minted with an interrupted reeded edge to thwart counterfeiting.
- The graded coin is accompanied by an exclusively issued label.
- The coin is one of only 200,000 that are eligible for the First Production attribution out of the total Type-2 bullion 2021 Silver Eagle mintage.
Gorgeous Type-2 American Silver Eagle Imagery
Obverse: The obverse features the flag-wrapped figure of Lady Liberty strolling towards a new day’s sun which is borrowed from the 1916 Walking Liberty Half Dollar. Inscribed “LIBERTY,” “2021” and “IN GOD WE TRUST.” The Type-2 style marks the first appearance of the “AW” monogram, crediting acclaimed early 20th century sculptor Adolph A. Weinman for the patriotic image.
Reverse: The reverse depicts a stunning eagle preparing to land, with an oak branch in its grip. Inscribed “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” “E PLURIBUS UNUM,” “1 OZ. FINE SILVER” and “ONE DOLLAR.” The design was created by illustrator Emily Damstra, a U.S. Mint Artistic Infusion Program artist since 2014.
Exceptional Mint State 69
This 2021 American Silver Eagle Type-2 bullion coin is considered to be in virtually flawless Mint State 69 condition by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). The coin was submitted to the grading service who confirmed its inclusion in the First T2 Production run. The silver dollar is presented in a sonically sealed NGC protective holder with an attractive ModernCoinMart exclusive Eagle themed First T2 Production certification label.