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Bullion Silver and Copper Rounds
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"Rounds" are usually one troy ounce coins made as bullion items.
Traditionally they were made of silver or gold, but recently copper rounds have appeared.
They are made either for people who want to own precious metals or for collectors.
Silver Round Buffalo
1. Silver Round 1 Oz. Indian Head Buffalo 2009
 
Silver, 38mm, 31.60gm
 
Obverse:
Indian head facing right
LIBERTY / 2009
 
Reverse:
Buffalo facing left
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM
1 OZ .999 FINE SILVER
 
This item uses the design of the United States "Buffalo nickel" or five cent coin.
 
Silver Round Scales
2. Silver Round 1 Oz. silver Trade Unit Scales
 
Silver, 38mm, 31.10gm
 
Obverse:
Balance scales
ONE TROY OUNCE / 31.1 GRAMS / 999 FINE SILVER / SILVER TRADE UNIT
 
Reverse:
Eagle holding flag, 8 stars, wreath
 
Silver Round Fillmore
3. Silver Round 1 Oz. President Millard Fillmore
 
Silver, 39mm, 33.15gm
 
Obverse:
Millard Fillmore facing 1/4 right
MILLARD FILLMORE
1850 1853
13th PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES
 
Reverse:
Eagle and shield
MILLARD FILLMORE
BORN JAN 7, 1800
MARRIED ABIGAIL POWERS 1826 / CAROLINE McINTOSH 1858
LAST WHIG PRESIDENT, / OPENED TRADE WITH JAPAN,
INSTALLED FIRST LIBRARY IN WHITE HOUSE.
DIED MAR. 8, 1874
STERLING
 
Silver Round Cleopatra
4. Silver Round Egyptian Cleopatra 2 Oz.
 
Silver, 40mm, 62.68gm, 5mm thick
 
Obverse:
Cleopatra seated, Eye of Horus, Egyptian hieroglyphics
 
Reverse:
Pyramid, goddess Isis as woman with eagle wings spread, Egyptian hieroglyphics
Lettering underneath: 2OZ / 999 / Ag
 
Copper Round Indian
5. Copper Round 1 Oz. Indian Head 1929
 
Copper, 38mm, 28.78gm
 
Obverse:
Indian head facing left
LIBERTY / 1929
 
Reverse:
Eagle facing left
GOLDEN STATE MINT
E PLURIBUS UNUM
IN GOD WE TRUST
1 OUNCE .999 FINE COPPER
 
The design is based on the United States Indian Head $5 gold coin issued from 1908 to 1929.
 
Copper Round Kennedy
6. Copper Round 1 Oz. John F. Kennedy 1964
 
Copper, 38mm, 29.07gm
 
Obverse:
John F. Kennedy facing left
LIBERTY
IN GOD WE TRUST
1964
 
Reverse:
Eagle and shield
COPPER.999 FINE / USA
ONE A.V.D.P. OUNCE (Avoirdupois)
 
The obverse design is based on the obverse of the United States Kennedy half dollar of 1964.
The reverse design is based on the reverse of the United States Liberty Seated coins.
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