This 1987 1 oz .999 fine silver Engelhard Prospector Round Eagle Reverse) was the last round made in the highly-collectible Prospector series. With Engelhard stopping their precious metals production in the late 1980s, these hard to find silver rounds will not be available forever.
The obverse of the round features a prospector panning for gold in a shallow portion of a river with an inscription below him that reads, “The American Prospector." The image is flanked by, "U.S.A.," and, "1987." The reverse shows an American Bald-headed Eagle in flight and grasping an olive branch in one talon and Old Glory in the other, with the inscription, "Engelhard," and the round's weight, purity and precious metal type, "One Troy Ounce 999+ Fine Silver," encircling it.
1 oz Silver Rounds are not legal tender, and do not hold a denominational value, however, they are of value as commemorative piece or as silver bullion. As the Prospector Rounds are recognized the globe over, and are widely traded within the bullion industry. Add this final edition silver Prospector piece to your collection today by purchasing online at Gainesville Coins.