The 1 oz American Gold Eagle is a popular choice because it has an iconic design that combines the best aspects of both collectibility and bullion investment appeal. This makes American Gold Eagles highly sought by collectors and investors alike.
Obverse: Modified from Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ famous Gold Double Eagle design, which depicts Lady Liberty walking confidently against the sun’s rays.Reverse: The original Type 1 reverse, utilized from 1986-2021, displays a male American bald eagle in flight bringing an olive branch to his nest, where a female waits with their young. The Type 2 reverse, introduced in 2021, features a striking close-up portrait of the American bald eagle.
Minted at West Point, N.Y.
American Gold Eagle Coins
American Gold Eagle coins are among the most popular bullion investments in world. First authorized by Congress for release in 1986, these government-backed Gold coins quickly became an instant classic with their iconic designs and purity guarantees on all four sizes including 1/10, 1/4, 1/2 or 1 oz of fine Gold.
Appealing to a wide range of investors and collectors, all four sizes of the American Gold Eagle feature the same iconic design and are fully guaranteed for their metal content and purity by the United States government.