• Largest Silver Mines in the World

    Largest Silver Mines in the World

    We’ve taken some time to write an article detailing the largest silver mines in the world. These behemoths make up 35%+ of the silver mined in the entire world. If you are looking to invest in silver mines you might want to start researching one of these. As with any business over the last few years, silver mining has seen gains and declines which means defining even the “top 10″ silver mines is a rapidly shifting landscape. However, several silver mines are consistently at the top of the charts, mining some 35% of the world’s silver mining production. Here’s a quick list (in no particular order.) BHT Billiton (Cannington) Queensland, Australia – Produced some 5% of the world’s mining supply with ~39 million ounces in 2012. Also the world’s largest lead mine. Pan American Silver (Canada) Peru, Bolivia, Mexico, Argentina – Although based in Canada, Pan American’s silver mine in Alamo ... Read More »
  • Most Popular Silver Bullion

    Most Popular Silver Bullion

  • Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

    Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

  • Where Should I Buy Silver?

    Where Should I Buy Silver?

  • How much is a silver dime worth?

    How much is a silver dime worth?

  • 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar

    1878 Morgan Silver Dollar

    The 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar has a value of between $30 and $60,000 Type: Morgan Dollar Value: $30.00 to $60,000.00 Silver Value : $ USD Mintage’s: 9.7 million in San Francisco, 2.2 million in Carson City, and 10 million in Philadelphia Metal Content: 90% silver, 10% copper Raw Weight: 26.73 g Silver Weight: .7735 oz Face Value: $1.00 Diameter: 1.5 in Edge: Reeded Years Minted: 1878 to 1904 and then again in 1921 This was the first year the Morgan Silver Dollar was minted. Due to differences in where the coin was minted and which dies were used, these coins have a variety of values. There are 8 feathered (8TF), 7 feathered (7TF), 7/8 feathered and those with a 1879 reverse. These were minted in both Carson City and in San Francisco and, at the higher end of the grading scales can have significant value. Read More »
  • 1879 Morgan Silver Dollar

    1879 Morgan Silver Dollar

  • 1921 Peace Dollar

    1921 Peace Dollar

  • Franklin Half Dollar 1948 to 1963

    Franklin Half Dollar 1948 to 1963

  • Silver War Nickels 1942 to 1945

    Silver War Nickels 1942 to 1945