This is a 1999 one ounce gold eagle coin in gem uncirculated condition, issued by the United States Mint. This bullion coin is struck in 0.9167 (22 carat) gold and has a face value of $50.
The United States of America is probably the largest coin collectors' market in the world. The bullion Eagle was introduced by the US Mint in 1986 to meet the growing demand for bullion in America. The American Eagle issued in both gold and silver, is a popular coin with both investors and collectors.
If you like a challenge, just try getting one of every date and size of American eagle. It's not as easy as it sounds.
The obverse bears American sculptor, Augustus Saint-Gauden's full length figure of Liberty holding a torch in her right hand and an olive branch in her left. The engraver's initials ASG are in relief below the year date to the right of the figure.
The reverse features a large eagle carrying an olive branch, flying above a nest containing a female eagle and eaglets. The coin bears the inscription:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 1 OZ. FINE GOLD - 50 DOLLARS
With the motto:
E PLURIBUS UNUM IN GOD WE TRUST
|Weight / Size||1 Ounce|
|Gold Weight Troy Ounces||1|
|Fineness / Carat||0.917 / 22|
|Obverse Designer||Augustus Saint-Gaudens|
|Reverse Designer||Miley Busiek|
|Mint / Brand||US Mint|
|Country||United States of America|
|16 April 2020||Gem Uncirculated||Gem Uncirculated||£1,542.68|
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their precious metal content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
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All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out.
If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item, it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes; therefore, some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.
Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.
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