Provident Metals is delighted to offer the 2016 1 oz Mexican Silver Libertad from its extensive selection of silver bullion. Silver Libertads consist of one troy ounce of .999 fine silver, and like the American Silver Eagles, Chinese Silver Pandas, and Canadian Silver Maples carry a legal tender value, are highly sought after among coin collectors and investor, and are credible investments because they have the backing of a sovereign government.
First established in 1535 in Spain, the National Mint of Mexico, or the Casa de Moneda de Mexico, is the oldest mint still in operation in North or South America. Because the National Mint of Mexico is an ISO9001 approved mint, and produces Libertads with strict production quality and metal purity standards, Mexican Silver Libertads may be included in self directed Precious Metals IRAs.
Mexican Silver Libertad coins were issued first in 1982. The initial design came from the Centenario gold coin, which commemorates Mexico’s independence from Spain and was produced from 1921 through 1947. The initial Libertad featured Winged Victoria (or Victory), the Mexican Angel of Independence, holding a laurel wreath and a broken chain.
Like its predecessors, the reverse of the 2016 Silver Libertad features Winged Victory. The Victory Angel stands between two volcanoes, named Popocatepeti and Iztaccihuati for two lovers from pre-Columbian lore. “ ONZA,” “PLATA PURA,” “2016” and “LEY .999” are inscribed on the reverse.
Mexico’s national seal — an eagle standing atop cactus with a snake in its beak — is displayed at the center of the obverse. “ESTDOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS” is inscribed around the central image.
The 2016 line of Silver Mexican Libertads is a beautiful addition to Provident Metals’ selection of foreign silver bullion. Like Chinese Silver Pandas and American Silver Eagles, the Silver Libertads are available in a variety of sizes. 2016 Mexican Silver Libertads ship in Brilliant Uncirculated condition, precisely as we receive them from the National Mint of Mexico. Individual coins ship in plastic flips, and quantities of 35 in mint tubes.
The 2016 1/2 oz Mexican Silver Libertad is an inexpensive, yet extremely valuable addition to your bullion retirement portfolio. Make your move at Provident Metals in a few short clicks online, or by calling our team today.
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|Metal Content||0.5 troy oz|
|Metals Purity||.999 Fine Silver|
|Producer||Mexico City Mint|