Category: Silver coins and bars

  • Engelhard Silver ingots and Bullion Bars.

    Engelhard Silver ingots and Bullion Bars.

    Reading Time: 3 minutes If you collect silver bullion bars, Engelhard Silver Ingots are much more than likely a part of one’s collection. These gorgeous bars have not been mass produced because the 1980′s, so getting 1 can be extremely tricky. The easiest way would be to buy is from an investor on sites like Ebay.…

  • Modern Era Silver Dollars.

    Modern Era Silver Dollars.

    Reading Time: 8 minutes A variety of Silver Dollars have been issued by both the United States Mint and other countries over the decades.  Many of the U.S. Silver Dollars were struck in limited quantities as collectibles honoring important historic events.  In addition, a number of silver-dollar-sized coins have been minted and released by notable…

  • Peace Dollars, 1921 to 1935.

    Peace Dollars, 1921 to 1935.

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The Peace Dollar was first struck in 1921 to commemorate the end of World War I or, as it was known at the time, the Great War. The designer used the “V” instead of a “U” to stand for, “Victory. ” It was originally thought that Peace Dollars would be issued…

  • Despite record pandemic sales, Silver Eagle coin sales lag.

    Despite record pandemic sales, Silver Eagle coin sales lag.

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Media reports claim the U.S. Mint is sharply limiting American Silver Eagle coin orders for the remainder of this year in order to conserve coin blanks for next year’s 2022 Silver Eagle bullion coin program. Meanwhile, year-to-date sales of American Eagle gold bullion coins at the end of November totaled 800,500…

  • Morgan Silver Dollar 1878 7 OVER 8

    Morgan Silver Dollar 1878 7 OVER 8

    Reading Time: < 1 minute The 7 over 8 tail feather variety was used to fix the “incorrect” 8 tail feather design and correct it to the “proper” 7 tail feather design. The 7F/8F design was an economic move to prevent the waste of the already made, unused 8TF dies. The design was corrected in…

  • Morgan Silver Dollar 1878-CC

    Morgan Silver Dollar 1878-CC

    Reading Time: < 1 minute The 1879-CC is one of the scarcest dates in the series with it’s mintage limited to 756,000 coins. Grading Standards. Diameter ( mm ) Denomination Thickness ( mm  38.1 mm Mass total 26,73 Gr 21,92 Gr (0,77344 ounces) of pure silver.4,81 Gr of pure Copper. 2.4 mm (0.09 in) Edge Denomination Composition…