The King of the Silver Eagle Hill: 1996 Philadelphia Uncirculated
The Silver Eagle is currently the #1 silver dollar in the world today! Alongside it's iconic and beautiful design the Silver Eagle also hits what we like to call the "Silver Dollar Trifecta"...it's the largest silver dollar ever minted by the United States (at 40.6 mm), our purest silver dollar (minted from .9993 silver), and also our heaviest (weighing 31.101 grams)!
Over the last decade the mintages for the Uncirculated Silver Eagle has averaged more than 30+ Million per year, with the all-time high being reached in 2015 with over 50,000,000! With more Silver Eagles being minted than ever before in United States Mint history, collector’s have begun to focus on the true collecting rarities within the Silver Eagle Series... and this Philadelphia Mint issue from 1996 is one of the rarest ever made!
The True Collecting Key to the Silver Eagle Series...
The United States Silver Eagle is the heaviest, purest, and largest silver dollar made by the U.S. Mint...so how can we make this coin any better? How about finding the rarest regular issue Silver Eagles in beautiful uncirculated condition? We recently uncovered a few extra rolls of stunning uncirculated Silver Eagles from the RAREST YEAR of them all: 1996! The 1996 Silver Eagle is a must have in the series and in stunning uncirculated condition is the crown jewel of any Silver Eagle collection!