Gold American Eagles are the most popular gold bullion coins from the United States Mint, annually topping the Gold American Buffalo and providing investors around the globe with a proven, safe gold investment option. Part of the larger American Eagle series, these brilliant coins are an annual release from the mint. Right now, the 2017 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle Coin is available in perfect condition online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you in a protective plastic slab courtesy of the PCGS.
- 32nd issue of Gold American Eagle coins in this weight.
- Limited availability of coins in this certification.
- Consists of One-Tenth Troy ounce of actual gold content.
- Bears a face value of $5 (USD) backed by the federal government.
- Issued a grade of Mint State 70 by the Professional Coin Grading Service.
- First Strike designation.
- Lady Liberty from Augustus Saint-Gaudens on the obverse.
- American bald eagles from Miley Busiek on the reverse.
Each 2017 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle Coin listed here today is in perfect condition according to the PCGS. Coins with an MS70 grade from the PCGS exhibit full, original mint luster and feature no detracting flaws of any kind on the surface areas.
First Strike coins are those which arrive for certification within a designated time-frame. In order to qualify, coins must arrive at the PCGS or an approved third-party depository within the opening 30 days of issue for 2017 Gold Eagles by the United States Mint.
Since 1986, the 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle has proven to be one of the most popular weights among the four available Gold American Eagles, which also include a 1 oz, 1/2 oz, and 1/4 oz. The largest mintage years for the 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle were 1998 and 1998, with 1.3 million and 2.7 million struck respectively. The lowest mintages came in 1991 and 1988 with just 165,000 and 159,000 struck respectively.
On the obverse of all 2017 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle coins is the image of Lady Liberty. Created in 1907 by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, this is considered the greatest American coin design of all time and originally featured on the $20 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle. This is why they retain their value even over the gold price per ounce.
The reverse of the 2017 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle includes the image of an American bald eagle as it flies over the family nest holding an olive branch. Created in 1986 by Miley Busiek, this is exclusive to the Gold American Eagle coins.
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