The Gold Eagles have been known worldwide as a truly famous collection that’s been released from the United States Mint. This series has featured different weight denominations since its beginnings in the 1980s, including this 1/2 ounce release for 1992. Collectors of bullion products will definitely want to add this year’s release to their collections. Now, the 1992 1/2 oz Proof Gold American Gold Coin can be purchased online from Silver.com.
- Each coin is packaged in a protective plastic capsule within a themed presentation box!
- Certificate of Authenticity included!
- Limited mintage of only 40,976 coins available.
- Contains One Half Troy ounces of actual gold content.
- This coin is fully backed by the United States government and holds a face value of 25 Dollars (USD).
- The obverse shows the image of Lady Liberty.
- On the reverse is an eagle family design.
The 1992 1/2 oz Proof Gold American Gold Coin was originally struck from the Philadelphia location of the United States Mint. This coin was struck with 22 karats of actual gold content and contains a metal balance of 91.67% gold, 5.33% copper, and 3% silver. The coin itself also has a proof finish; this means that the designs on each side of the coin are frosted while the backgrounds are mirrored. When you order from Silver.com your coin will be packaged in a presentation box with a Certificate of Authenticity included.
The American Gold Eagle Coin collection was initiated in 1986, but it wasn’t until the year 1987 that the Philadelphia Mint released a weight denomination of 1/2 ounce for this coin. This weight denomination would continue to be manufactured and released by the Philadelphia Mint until after 1993, when coin production was transferred to the West Point Mint. The coin’s “P” mintmark is included on one side of the coin and shows that it originates from the Philadelphia Mint.
The obverse of the 1992 1/2 oz Proof Gold American Gold Coin includes the image of Lady Liberty. In the image, Lady Liberty is seen walking toward the viewer with multiple sun rays extending out into the distance behind her. Both of her hands are extended; one hand holds a torch while the other carries an olive branch. The imagery included on this side of the coin is incredibly patriotic and has multiple symbols to represent American history. This design was created by Augustus Saint-Gaudens.
The reverse of the 1992 1/2 oz Proof Gold American Gold Coin is an eagle family design that was created by the artist Miley Busiek. Within the image, a male eagle is shown flying overhead toward a nest where a female eagle waits with their eaglets. The male eagle carries an olive branch in its talons, pointing toward the patriotism and history of the United States. The weight, value, purity, and country of origin of the coin are also on the reverse.
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