1/2 Oz American Gold Eagle Coin
Money Metals Exchange is pleased to make available the highly popular gold American Eagle in 1/2 oz size, produced by the U.S. Mint since 1986. The coin value is based on its gold content, but it also carries a legal tender value of $25 U.S. dollars. American Eagle’s weight, content, and purity is guaranteed by the United States Government. It’s the most popular purchase out of the fractional gold American Eagles BU coins for sale. While the half-ounce gold American Eagle gold US coin contains the full 1/2 troy ounce of gold indicated, by weight it is 91.67% gold (22 karat), 3% silver, and 5.33% copper.
ABOUT THE DESIGN
Striding Liberty (obverse) – The beautiful and classic design of the American Gold Eagles coins is captured in the graceful Striding Liberty, first created by Augustus Saint Gaudens for the 1907-1933 Double Gold Eagle coins for sale.
American Eagle Nest (reverse) – The reverse depicts a nest of American eagles signifying the strength and security of American families. Only gold mined in the United States, by law, is used in the minting of American Eagle gold bullion coins.
Since its introduction in 1986, it has become the world’s most widely traded gold bullion coin. It is also considered to be one of the most historic US gold bullion coins on the market.