SILVER BULLION COINS AND SILVER ROUNDS FOR SALE
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Silver bullion coins are produced by different companies either government minting or private companies. The most famous names that are known in the production of silver bullion coins includes Pan American Silver, NWT Mint Silvers, US Mint, Royal Canadian Mint, American Silver Eagle and others.
Silver coins are used in many different countries - Each of which have their own minting companies, unique designs and trademarks that are engraved on both sides of the coins (obverse and reverse) and specific date of issuance to the public. Some or most of these silver coins are legal tender coins or have monetary values, having the power to purchase goods and services. There are several silver coins that were released on specified date and purposes for example, commemorative silver coins and memorabilia.
Silver rounds refer to silver coins minted by private companies. They are often called “silver rounds” or “generic silver rounds”. The word “coins” were reserved and used by the US Mint for government issued circulating silver coins. These silver rounds usually come in set of 1 Troy ounce and are made of 99.9% silver. Silver rounds are not legal tender coins and have little or no rarity or collection value. They are just minted for investment purposes only and valued for its silver content.
Silver coins are usually made from .999 or 99.9% of pure silver and is 1 Troy ounce in weight. There are some special edition silver coins or rounds that weigh an amazing 5 Troy ounces such as the America the Beautiful Special Edition Coins.
There are also some silver coins that are made of 90% silver and they are referred as “junk coins”. These coins were made in 1964 and earlier where The US Mint uses 90% of silver in their coinage. The face value of these coins is lower than its intrinsic value or the value of the silver content.