Among the gold coins for sale from the United States Mint, the Gold American Eagle collection offers something for both investors and collectors that comes in a variety of weights. The Proof Gold American Eagle is the ideal collectible coin in this range and is available in all four weights of the bullion option. Right now, 2018-W ¼ oz Proof Gold American Eagle Coins are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you in the new burgundy box and case with COA from the US Mint!
- 30th release of the ¼ oz Proof Gold American Eagle!
- Consists of One-Quarter Troy ounce actual gold content.
- Bears a face value of $10 (USD) backed by the federal government.
- The image of Lady Liberty appears on the coin’s obverse.
- An American bald eagle family is featured on the coin’s reverse.
- Each coin includes the West Point Mint’s “W” mint mark.
Each individual 2018-W ¼ oz Proof Gold American Eagle Coin available to you here today ships in a brand-new packaging option from the United States Mint. The new presentation cases are satin-lined, burgundy velvet and are housed inside of burgundy outer boxes. Each coin also comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
The United States Mint has used mintage caps on its Proof Gold American Eagle Coins in most years since 1993, fluctuating the levels based upon demand for gold and the price of gold. However, no year in program history as seen caps as low as 2018 is set to feature. The 2018 ¼ oz Proof Gold Eagle has a low figure of just 7,100 coins in total, nearly half the all-time low of 12,789 coins sold in 2013.
On the obverse of all Proof Gold American Eagle Coins you’ll see the image of Liberty that has become an icon among American coin design. Created by Augustus Saint-Gaudens in 1907, this bold envisioning of Liberty as a guiding force for the nation emerged on the $20 Gold Double Eagle and was used there until 1933.
The reverse of all 2018-W ¼ oz Proof Gold American Eagle Coins includes the design of the American bald eagle. In this art from Miley Busiek, you find an entire eagle family. A male is shown in flight as it returns to the nest, which houses a group of hatchlings under the watchful eye of a female eagle.
All 2018 ¼ oz Proof Gold American Eagle Coins are struck by the United States Mint at its West Point Mint facility, which is denoted by the use of a “W” mint mark on the coin itself.
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