Why add this 1/10 oz. American Gold Eagle Coins coin to your collection? The U.S. Mint’s American Gold Eagle has been a popular choice of collectors and investors since their introduction in 1986.
About This Coin:
Struck from 1/10 troy oz. of .900 Fine Gold by the United States Mint has graded this coin:
Obverse – Full Length Lady Liberty striding forward from the rising sun and the nation’s capital dome in the background– in confidence. Inscriptions include: “LIBERTY” and the Date. Reverse – Designed by the American sculptor, then Miley Busiek, now Miley Tucker-Frost, in 1986. The image features a family of nesting bald eagles. Inscriptions include: “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA”, “IN GOD WE TRUST”, “E PLURIBUS UNUM”, “1/10 OZ. FINE GOLD ~ 5 DOLLARS”, and the artists initials. “S” for San Francisco. “P” for Philadelphia. “W” for West Point.
|Specifications for this 1/10 oz. American Gold Eagle Coins GE|
|Year of Issue:||1986|
|Mint Mark:||Not shown|
|Weight in Grams:||3.93 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||.10 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||Full Length Lady Liberty striding forward from the rising sun and the nation’s capital dome in the background– in confidence.|
|Reverse Design:||Designed by the American sculptor, then Miley Busiek, now Miley Tucker-Frost, in 1986. The image features a family of nesting bald eagles.|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Miley Busiek|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Augustus Saint-Gaudens|
Official Gold Coin of the United States
The Liberty Coin Act of 1985 made the American Gold Eagle the official gold coin of the United States. By November of 1986 bullion and proof versions alike were available for sale directly from the United States Mint. Since 1986: The American Gold Eagle Coins have a face value of $5 (USD). Which is backed by the federal government. Since 1986 they have been issued with the date marks on the obverse side of the coin. Consisting of 1/10 Troy oz. of Gold at a .9167 Gold purity.
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