2018-W Silver Eagle Lettered Edge First Day of Issue NGC PF70
The 2018 W One-Ounce Silver Eagle proof is graded by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) as being in flawless Proof-70 Ultra Cameo (PF70UC) condition, a distinction that means your perfectly-graded proof will have ZERO imperfections – showing all features and fields exactly as the engraver and mint intended! In addition, NGC has graded your proof to be a First Day of Issue (FDI) coin, meaning it was received by NGC or an NGC-approved depository by the release date or on the business day within 24 hours of the official release date. It will come sonically sealed in an acrylic holder from the U.S. Mint.
Struck in one troy ounce of highly-pure 99.9% silver, this legal tender one dollar coin showcases the best of American artistry and craftsmanship.
The craftspeople of the U.S. Mint are known around the world for their skill and attention to detail. It’s this talent that transforms each one-ounce planchet of 99.9% fine silver into beautiful pieces of numismatic art.
U.S. LEGAL TENDER – Each 2018 American Silver Eagle is $1 United States of America legal tender, as seen on the coin’s reverse where it is engraved with the words ONE DOLLAR.
John Mercanti was the 12th Chief Engraver of the United States Mint and designed the American Silver Eagle Reverse. The reverse design is John Mercanti’s rendition of the Heraldic Eagle with a shield grasping an olive branch with one talon and an arrow in the other.