Every year, a new coin is minted but the only new aspect about the coin is the date and mintage. These Libertads are backed by almost 500 years of expertise in coin production and are guaranteed to be .999 pure silver and in brilliant uncirculated condition.What is a silver Libertad?
Silver Libertads are minted at North America’s oldest mint, the Casa de Moneda de Mexico, which is highly regarded for the exceptional design and finish in all their bullion coin products. These Silver Libertads are available in a range of other sizes that include 1/20 oz., 1/10 oz., ¼ oz., ½ oz., 1 oz., and 2 oz. sizes.What was the big surprise of 2017 Libertad mintages?
The big surprise for the 2017 Libertad mintages was hinted at in the last Libertad article: the minuscule gold bullion mintages. The 1/10-ounce gold Brilliant Uncirculated coin came with the key number of 300 (tied with 2003 for low mintage).What kind of metal are Libertad coins made of?
The modern coins contain 99.9% silver or gold (.999 fineness) and are available in various sizes. Both metal coins have undergone a design change. In 1989, 3,500 1⁄4 ounce Libertad platinum coins were produced.