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Metal Content: 0.5 troy oz

Purity: .9167

Thickness: 2.24 mm

Diameter: 27 mm



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Metal Content: 0.5 troy oz

Purity: .9167

Thickness: 2.24 mm

Diameter: 27 mm

The American Gold Eagle is a prestigious gold bullion coin with a storied history and distinctive design. First minted in 1986 by the United States Mint, the Gold Eagle was introduced as part of the Gold Bullion Coin Act of 1985. The act aimed to offer investors a convenient and secure way to invest in gold and revitalize the American gold market. The American Gold Eagle quickly became one of the most popular gold coins worldwide, sought after by both collectors and investors.

The design of the American Gold Eagle is steeped in American history and symbolism. The obverse of the coin features a rendition of Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ classic Lady Liberty design, which originally appeared on the $20 Saint-Gaudens gold coin minted from 1907 to 1933. Lady Liberty is portrayed striding forward confidently, holding a torch in one hand and an olive branch in the other, symbolizing enlightenment and peace. The reverse, designed by Miley Busiek, showcases a family of eagles—a male in flight carrying an olive branch, and a female with her hatchlings in their nest—representing family, strength, and unity.

The American Gold Eagle is unique for several reasons:

  • Purity: The American Gold Eagle is minted in 22-karat gold (91.67% pure), with the remaining alloy composed of silver and copper. This composition gives the coin added durability and resistance to wear, making it a practical choice for investors who intend to handle or transport their bullion.

  • Design: The Gold Eagle’s design is deeply rooted in American history and culture, with Lady Liberty on the obverse and the family of eagles on the reverse. This timeless and inspiring imagery has made the coin a favorite among collectors and patriotic investors.

  • Denomination: The American Gold Eagle is available in four denominations: 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, and 1/10 oz, each carrying a face value of $50, $25, $10, and $5, respectively. This range of denominations offers investors and collectors flexibility in terms of budget and investment strategy.

  • Legal Tender: The American Gold Eagle is considered legal tender in the United States. Although the coin’s gold content far exceeds its face value, this aspect adds an extra layer of security and recognition to the bullion.

  • IRA Eligibility: The American Gold Eagle is eligible for inclusion in Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs), making it a popular choice for investors seeking to diversify their retirement portfolios with a tangible and valuable asset.

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Weight 40 g
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Our Bullion Price Is Not Inclusive of Credit Card Processing Fees. When purchasing with a credit card, your transaction will work as following:

Spot Value + Our Markup + 3% Processing Fee

If you wish to make payment via wire, we can waive the 3% processing fee.

Bank Wires

If you select bank wire during checkout, your order will not be processed until we receive your payment. If we do not confirm payment within 48 hours, we will cancel your order – and you can place your order again.

Zelle Payments

If you wish to pay by Zelle, you can send us your payment to as the recepient. Make sure to include your order number when sending so that we know which order to credit. At checkout – you can select Bank Wire and send us the zelle immediately.

Order Processing / Shipping / Returns

Order Processing

As soon as your order is submitted and paid for, we will confirm it’s receipt. Our team immediately purchases your shipping label. When you receive your shipping number via email – this is a confirmation of your order placed. Please note, that your order will take 3-7 business days from the date of your shipping label being created for it to leave our processing facility. In most ocassions, we will ship your items sooner than this – but please note that your order could take up to 7 days to show as moving through the shipping network.


We ship ALL ORDERS through UPS with signature required. This is required 100% of the time. There are no exceptions to that rule.


Due to the nature of the products we sell, once an order has been processed and shipped/delivered we offer no refunds.

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