Rare - Shields Mint - 1983This silver bar was minted by The Shields Mint. They were a small mint who dealt primarily with one ounce silver bars for commercial purposes. This is their signature bar and it was released in 1983. The bar is 1 troy ounce of .999 fine silver, and has a proof-like mirror finish and great detail both front and back. According to "An Indexed Guide Book of Silver Art Bars" they are officially identified as SHM-1, Shields Mint, and is listed with a rarity value of $22 to $30 over the current market price of silver. Free shipping to U.S. and Canada. (Canadian buyers will have to wait for invoice to receive free shipping.) All other countries $3.50. Item will usually be shipped within 24 hours of receiving payment. Insurance for U.S. buyers is optional and extra. Additional shipping services available upon request. Payment must be received within 3 days of closing.