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2001-P Proof $1 US Mint Commemorative Buffalo Silver Coin Capsule Only

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One of the most popular commemorative issues from the US Mint in the 21st century was the 2001 Proof Buffalo Silver Coins. Released in honor of the founding of the National Museum of the American Indian, this coin featured James Earle Frasers iconic Buffalo Nickel artwork. Provident Metals currently has 2001-P Proof $1 US Mint Commemorative Buffalo Silver Coins available to you for purchase online.


  • Arrives with an individual protective capsule!
  • Available in 2001 to celebrate the National Museum of the American Indian!
  • Limited mintage of just 500,000 silver coins in total!
  • Proof strikes!
  • Contains .7734 Troy oz of actual silver content.
  • Issued a face value of $1 (USD) by the government of the United States.
  • The obverse features an indigenous American Indian figure.
  • On the reverse is the American bison.
  • Features a P mint mark from the Philadelphia Mint.

When you purchase one of these 2001-P Proof $1 US Mint Commemorative Buffalo Silver Coins online at Provident Metals, you will receive a coin that is housed in an individual protective capsule. The coins are available with proof visuals that include frosted design elements and mirrored fields.


The obverse of the 2001-P Proof US Mint Commemorative Buffalo Coin prominently displays James Earle Fraser’s portrait of an indigenous American Indian, which he created by blending the facial features of three prominent tribal leaders from the early 1900s: Chief Iron Tail, Chief Big Tree, and Chief Two Moons.


On the reverse design of the 2001 Proof $1 US Mint Commemorative Silver Buffalo Coin, the US Mint features Fraser’s left-profile relief of the American bison, with the design based on Black Diamond, a bison residing at the Central Park Zoo in New York City.


The National Museum of the American Indian has one of the largest and most diverse collections of Native American objects in the world, with over 800,000 items representing more than 12,000 years of history and over 1,200 indigenous cultures in the Americas.


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Product Details

Year 2001
Mint Mark P - Philadelphia
Metals Purity .900
Producer US Mint
Thickness 3.1 mm
Diameter 38.1 mm
Condition Proof
Denomination $1
Country United States
Designer (Obverse) James Earle Fraser
Designer (Reverse) James Earle Fraser
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series Commemorative Buffalo
Certificate of Authenticity No
Packaging Plastic Capsule
Packaging Dimensions 2.0 x 2.0 x 0.5
Metal Content .7734 Troy Ounce
Shipping Orders over $199 Ship Free
Mintage 500,000
Provident ID 3995693