Why Buy This MS70 First Day of Issue 2023 American Silver Eagle with a Flag Label?
While there are many annually issued bullion coins from nations around the world, the American Silver Eagle is one of the most widely collected. This series began in 1986 and it recently had its first major design change with the introduction of the Type 2 reverse in 2021. The Silver Eagle offered here was minted for 2023.
- Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) graded this coin.
- This issue has a brilliant uncirculated finish and was struck from 1 troy ounce of .999 fine silver
- Type 2 Silver Eagles include a reeded edge variation anti-counterfeiting security feature.
- This is a 2023 Silver Eagle.
Inspiring Liberty and Bald Eagle Designs
Obverse: This side of the coin shows a classic design known as Walking Liberty. The original was first used in 1916, it was created by Adolph A. Weinman. Weinman’s artist initials, “AW,” also appears on this face of the coin.
Reverse: The Type 2 reverse that became the standard after 2021 shows a single bald eagle. The design displays a lifelike level of detail as it descends with an oak branch in its talons. This design is the work of Emily Damstra.
PCGS MS70 First Day of Issue with a Flag Label
This 2023 Silver Eagle has a label with a picture of the American flag to show its grade from the Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS). This example was awarded the grade of Mint State 70 and the First Day of Issue designation, meaning not only is this specimen completely flawless, but it was submitted withing 24 hours of its official release day as well.