Price Guide and Information About 2009 $1 Silver Coins
Value of 2009 American Silver Eagle
An American Silver Eagle, also called an ASE by some collectors, is a bullion coin issued by the United States mint. Each coin has a face value of only one dollar. However, these are bullion coins, which means that they have a precious metals content. All 2009 ASE coins consist of one ounce of pure silver. Because of that silver content, each regular issue 2009 $1 silver coin usually sells for around $2 above or below the current price of an ounce of silver depending on if you are buying or selling. For your information, we pay the current spot price for non-proof American Silver Eagles. As an example, if the silver spot price is $20, then we will pay $20 per coin.
Each one dollar coin has the following text: 2009 – LIBERTY – In God We Trust – United States Of America – E Pluribus Unum – 1 OZ. Fine Silver One Dollar | The design is fairly plain. The obverse (front) of the coin shows a woman with the sun behind her. The back, which is also called the reverse, has an eagle with shield and 13 stars.
Due to the economic crisis and strong demand for any silver in 2009, there were no proof American Silver Eagles issued that year. All 2009 $1 ASEs you see are regular strikes.