Buy the 2006-W Silver Eagle 3-Coin Set. This set was produced to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the U.S. Bullion Coinage Program. This three coin state is packaged in an elegant presentation box and comes with a Certificate of Authenticity (COA). Each set includes one:
- Proof 2006-W Silver Eagle
- Reverse Proof 2006-P Silver Eagle
- Burnished 2006-W Silver Eagle Coin
Each of the coins are encapsulated to preserve their condition.
Proof coins and reverse proof coins are minted through a special process employing burnished blanks that are stuck multiple times. For proof Silver American Eagles coins, this process creates a mirror-like finish with a frosted image or devices. As the name implies, Reverse-Proof Silver Eagles have a mirror like devices with frosted fields in the background. The Proof 2006 Silver Eagle comes with a “W” mintmark for West Point. The Reverse-Proof Silver Eagle comes with a “P” mintmark for Philadelphia.
The Burnished 2006-W Silver Eagle coin was also minted with a specialized process that used burnished coin blanks. The Burnished 2006 Silver Eagle also comes with the “W” mint mark for West Point.
1 oz American Silver Coins are IRA eligible.
Investors interested in self-directed precious metal IRAs can review our IRA section.
The obverse design features A.A. Weinman's "Walking Liberty," introduced on the Walking Liberty silver half-dollar which was minted from 1916-1947. "Liberty," "In God We Trust," and the year is also inscribed on the obverse.
The reverse design features an eagle grasping an olive branch in one talon and arrows in the other. The eagle is situated behind a shield, and under 13 stars representing the original thirteen colonies. The Design is by sculptor John Mercanti.
- Weight: 31.103 grams – 1 troy ounce
- Diameter: 40.6 mm - 1.598"
- Thickness: 2.98 mm - 0.117"
- Face Value: $1.00