Accented with a Native American Sioux in the brightly colored attire worn for the Eagle Dance, this 2016 Proof is struck in one ounce of 99.9% pure silver. During the Eagle Dance, dancers swoop, hop and circle each other, imitating the eagle’s movements, tracing its life from birth to death. The dancers wear feathered caps with yellow beaks and carry spread wings trimmed with eagle feathers. Eagles are sacred to Native Americans. Because of the heights they soar to, it’s believed they are in touch with the Great Spirit.
Unique, with a captivating colorized Eagle Dancer design on the obverse, this silver Proof coin displays the Oglala Sioux flag with 8 teepees for the 8 reservation districts on the reverse. The Sioux tribe is officially recognized as a sovereign nation by the United Statesand are legally authorized to produce commemorative coins. A perfect accent for any collection – get yours now!
- Product Type: Single Products
- Material: Silver
- Presentation: With Case
- Year: 2016