Gold American Eagle coins are an increasingly popular form of bullion. Their value is determined by the spot price of gold plus an additional premium to cover production costs and profit margins.
These coins are backed by the United States government and can be easily resold. Available in both 1 ounce and fractional ounce sizes, these coins feature Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ design of Lady Liberty on their obverse side.
They are minted in 1 oz
The 1 oz Gold American Eagle coin is one of the world’s most beloved bullion coins, made of 22-karat American-mined gold that’s guaranteed by government for weight, content, and purity. Perfect for both investors and collectors looking to secure their portfolio against unexpected costs or create their own fail-proof stash of funds – these coins make an excellent addition to your personal arsenal of fail-proof money!
The coin’s obverse bears a modified version of Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ iconic design from his 1907 Double Eagle; on its reverse, designed by sculptor Miley Busiek, is depiction of male bald eagle carrying olive branch to its nest where female and her hatchlings await him.
The Gold American Eagle offers superior bullion content and beautiful design, making it an attractive option for investors seeking diversification, profit, liquidity and privacy. Furthermore, these coins qualify as an IRA investment option making them popular choices among retirees looking to add gold into their retirement portfolios.
They are minted in 1/10 oz
The 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle coin is one of the smallest commonly traded sizes of this popular bullion coin series, guaranteed legal tender by the United States Government and featuring Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ iconic depiction of Lady Liberty on one side, and Miley Busiek’s design featuring a male eagle holding onto an olive branch while flying above his nest filled with his female partner and their baby on its reverse side. These coins can be purchased for $5 (USD).
On its reverse, this coin also displays its fine gold content, legal tender face value and motto ‘In God We Trust.’ Ideal for investors seeking to diversify their portfolio with gold American Eagles while at the same time meeting Precious Metal IRA account requirements; pricing depends on both current spot gold prices as well as production and distribution costs.
They are minted in 14 oz
The American Gold Eagle coin is an extremely popular bullion coin and an invaluable asset in any investment portfolio. Established by Congress in 1986 and guaranteed by the U.S. government for weight, content, and purity standards. On its reverse is Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ stunning image of Lady Liberty striding forward from behind rising sunrays with her hair flowing in the breeze; holding torch in one hand and olive branch in another. Coin’s outer edge features 50 stars to symbolize each state in America.
The reverse side of this coin depicts a family of bald eagles crafted by Miley Frances Busiek; its obverse is inspired by Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ $20 gold piece designed for President Theodore Roosevelt by Augustus Saint-Gaudens and designed to represent him on that coinage.
Proof American Eagle coins produced by the US Mint are widely considered among the finest collectible coins ever produced. Each proof-like finish coin is struck on specially prepared planchets multiple times to produce its remarkable, intense, mirror-like surface that attracts collectors.
They are minted in 1/20 oz
American Eagle gold coins are an appealing option for investors as a hedge against currency fluctuations and stock and bond prices fluctuating independently, diversifying an investment portfolio without worrying about market fluctuations. Finding an appropriate 1 oz American Gold Eagle price, however, may prove more challenging as total costs depend on both spot gold price and dealer premium.
APMEX offers both bullion and Proof American Eagle coins in one-tenth, half, and full ounce sizes produced at the United States Mint and sold with a government guarantee. Each mint mark indicates their location.
These coins come in both burnished and uncirculated versions, with the latter carrying a higher premium. Burnished versions feature a special process to reduce light glare for enhanced collector appeal; on their obverse is Lady Liberty holding an olive branch and torch while their reverse features an American Bald Eagle male protecting his family.