Gold

GoldAmerican Eagle

The American Eagle is one of the most recognizable minted coins in the world. The U.S. Mint began striking the Gold American Eagle in 1986, along with a silver variation. The gold American Eagle coins are available in 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, and 1/10 oz increments. RME also carries proof sets, certified graded, and other variations of this classic.

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about the gold American Eagle

Specs and Information
  • Years Minted: 1986-Present
  • Face Denomination: $50, $25, $10, $5 U.S.
  • Diameter: 32.7 mm, 27 mm, 22 mm, 16.5 mm
  • Composition: 91.67% gold, 3% silver, 5.33% copper (22k)
  • Actual Gold Content: 31.1035 g, 15.517 g, 7.7759 g, 3.1103 g
  • Gross Weight: 33.93 g, 16.965 g, 8.483 g, 3.393 g
  • US. Mint Branches: Philadelphia, West Point
  • Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens (obverse), Miley Busiek (reverse)
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