What is coin silver?
What is coin silver? Coin silver in the context of the Silver Bullion website refers to silverware (tableware) produced in America over a certain period of history. The relevant period spanned from early colonial times until shortly after the Civil War. Coin silver was made of European silver coins and has a millesimal fineness of 900 or a silver purity of 90% pure silver. Coin silver is also known as one nine fine.