The Mint’s first product scheduled to be released for 2018 will go on sale January 4 at noon. The American Eagle 2018 One-Ounce Silver Proof Coin, struck by the West Point Mint, contains one troy ounce of .999 fine silver. Additionally, it possesses no mintage, household order, or product limits. The coin has a denomination of $1 and bears a reeded edge as well.
The obverse of the coin features the classic Adolph A. Weinman depiction of Lady Liberty. Liberty is seen holding branches of oak and laurel and she is flanked by a rising sun on the left. Inscriptions include LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST, and 2018.
On the reverse, we are treated to a heraldic eagle and shield. The eagle holds arrows in its left talon and an olive branch in the right one. Inscriptions include UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E. PLURIBUS UNUM, and 1 OZ. FINE SILVER~ONE DOLLAR. Additionally, the “W” mint mark of the West Point Mint can be seen on the reverse as well.
Each coin is placed inside of a blue velvet presentation case. The interior is satin-lined and each American Eagle 2018 One-Ounce Silver Proof Coin comes accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. For more information on this coin in addition to many others, please visit the website of the United States Mint.