2001 $10 1/10 Platinum Eagle NGC MS70
Includes: 2001 $10 Platinum Eagle NGC MS70
The collector coins continued the Vistas of Liberty design series featuring the bald eagle in landscapes across America. The 2001 Proof Platinum Eagle depicted the eagle in the southwestern desert with saguaro cacti, with the inscriptions in a blend of incuse and relief techniques. The reverse was designed by Thomas D. Rodgers and paired with the John Mercanti rendition of the Statue of Liberty on the obverse.
Only 52,017 raw coins were minted. NGC only graded 1079 in MS70 - perfect grade!