The 1907 Augustus Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle is widely regarded as the most beautiful gold coin ever struck by the U. Mint and serves as the inspiration for the Gold American Eagle. First struck in 1986, the Gold American Eagle has quickly become one of the most popular gold coins in history, largely due to the intricate design of the coin which immortalizes Lady Liberty and the American Bald Eagle as symbols of independence and freedom. Each coin is 1 oz of pure gold. Eligible for self-directed IRA (additional paperwork required ask your specialist for details). Official gold bullion product of the United States. The obverse of the coin is Lady Liberty, assertively walking with an olive branch in her left as the symbol of peace and a torch in her right lighting the way to freedom. The reverse of the coin also includes an olive branch. Gold American Eagles is legal tender of the United States and comes in four different sizes including the 1 Troy oz coin. The 22 karat coin is not as soft as the Gold American Buffalo and is more resistant to wear than the 24 karat coin. The weight and purity of each Gold American Eagle coin is guaranteed by the United States government. The Gold Bullion Coin Act of 1985 permitted the U. Mint to produce a series of gold coins. The Gold American Eagle began production the following year and since that time the Gold American Eagle has been amongst the most popular gold coins in the world. Eagle is the official designation made by the United States for pre-1933 ten dollar gold coins so the weight is usually included when talking about the Gold American Eagle coin, 1 ounce Gold American Eagle. In addition to the Gold American Eagle, the U. Gold Bureau offers the Gold American Buffalo, Gold Canadian Maple Leaf, and the Gold Krugerrand along with many other gold coins for investors and collectors to diversify their portfolios. The item “2017 1 oz $50 Gold American Eagle Coin” is in sale since Wednesday, April 19, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Gold\Coins”. The seller is “usgoldbureau” and is located in Austin, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Weight: 1 oz
- Total Precious Metal Content: 1 oz
- Precious Metal Content per Unit: 1 oz
- Shape: Coin
- Metal Type: Gold
- Material: Gold
- Composition: Gold