Gold American Eagle Coins


Front (Obverse)
Gold American Eagle Front
Design Liberty
Designer Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Design date 1905–1907
Back (Reverse)
Gold American Eagle Back
Design Eagle soaring above a nest
Designer Miley Busiek
Design date 1986
Face Value 50.00 USD
Mass 1.0909 troy oz (33.930 g)
Diameter 32.70 mm
Thickness 2.87 mm
Edge Reeded
Composition 91.67% Au 3% Ag 5.33% Cu
Minting Years 1986–present Bullion

1986–present Proof

2006–present Uncirculated

The gold American Eagle coin has an iconic design of the combines the best aspects of collectability and bullion investment appeal, which has made it world-renowned and America’s preferred Gold coin.

  • Multiples of 20 are usually packaged in plastic mint tubes.
  • Multiples of 500 are usually packaged in monster boxes.
  • Eligible for Precious Metal IRAs.
  • Content, weight, and purity are certified by the US Mint.
  • Minted at West Point, N.Y.

1 oz Gold American Eagle