The close of the 20th century was on the horizon in 1999, and with gold prices set to go on one of the most unbelievable bull runs in history in the coming years, economic uncertainty pushed many gold buyers toward the Gold American Eagle coins from the US Mint. Even the Proof Gold American Eagles saw an uptick in demand resulting from the uncertainty surrounding the economy and Y2K in 1999. Right now, 1999 1 oz Proof Gold American Eagle Coins are available to purchase online at Silver.com in perfect condition.
- Coins ship to you inside of protective plastic slabs from the NGC!
- 14th issue of 1 oz Proof Gold American Eagles!
- Availability limited within the original 31,427-coin mintage!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of actual gold content.
- Bears a face value of $50 (USD) backed by the federal government.
- Issued a Grade of PF70 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.
- UCAM designation.
- Lady Liberty stands confident and tall on the obverse.
- American bald eagles display the nation’s majesty on the reverse.
- Features “W” mint marks.
Each of the 1999 1 oz Proof Gold American Eagle coins available to you for purchase here today at Silver.com earned perfect certifications from the NGC. Coins with a PF70 certification exhibit full, original mint luster with no detracting flaws visible on the designs or surface areas. The included UCAM label designates the coins as ultra-cameo specimens based upon the strong, frosted designs and deeply-mirrored, clear backgrounds.
The 1999 Proof Gold American Eagle coins all saw increases in demand for the year compared to 1998. The 1/10 oz coin experienced the greatest growth in demand, rising by nearly 10,000 coins. However, the 1 oz coin had the second-best growth with an increase of nearly 6,000 coins compared to 1998.
On the obverse of all Proof Gold American Eagle Coins, you’ll find an inspiring vision of Liberty. Created in 1907, this design features Liberty as a free figure marching forward confidently with her torch held high above her head in her right hand. Her left hand clutches a large olive branch as the rays of the sun frame her figure from the background.
The reverse side of the 1999 1 oz Proof Gold American Eagles features the design of American bald eagles. The design includes a female eagle in the nest sheltering hatchlings under her wing as a male eagle flies over the nest.
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