Add our store to your favorite stores and receive our exclusive emails about new items and special promotions. 2020 West Point Mint Hoard.First issued in 1986 the American Silver Eagle has become far and away the most collected modern silver coin in the World! Each Silver Eagle is struck from 1oz of. The obverse design features a modern rendition of Adolph A. Weinman's classic Lady Liberty and the reverse features a heraldic eagle with a shield.
The reverse was designed by legendary coin designer and the 12th Chief Engraver of the U. Early in June of 2020 a U. Mint audit discovered an unsold hoard of Gold, Platinum and Silver Eagles. Typically when a hoard like this is found by the mint the coins are simply melted and the packaging destroyed in a process that's called de-trashing.However, due to what appears to be a change in policy the U. The significance of this event along with last year's West Point Mint Hoard discovery has not gone unnoticed by the major grading companies as both NGC & PCGS have created special designations for the American Eagles discovered in these hoards just as they did for the GSA Morgan's nearly 50 years ago!
The Silver Eagles discovered in this hoard are sure to be sought after by collectors once this discovery becomes more known to the public. According to PCGS this exclusive pedigree has a population of ONLY 200! In the event the wrong item is delivered Coin Advisor will pay for the return. The item "2016 W (2020) $1 Proof Silver Eagle PCGS PR70 DCAM West Point Mint Hoard" is in sale since Tuesday, September 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Other US Coins".
The seller is "coinadvisor" and is located in Glendale, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda.