American Eagle Gold Coins
American Eagle gold coins were authorized by Congress in 1985. In no time, they became one of the world's leading gold coins. American Eagle gold coins are highly sought after and, among American gold coins, rank near the top.
The front of these popular American Eagle gold coins depicts a Striding Liberty inspired by the Augustus Saint-Gaudens $20 design. The reverse of the gold American Eagle coins depicts a nest of American Eagles.
Only gold mined in the U.S. may be used in the minting of American Eagle gold coins. All gold American Eagle coins are struck in 22 Karat fine gold.
In addition, these popular American Eagle gold coins contain silver and copper which strengthens the finish against damage. American Eagle gold coins are then struck to highlight the detailed design.
These American gold coins can actually be spent as money. They are official U.S. legal tender. The American Eagle gold coins are minted in four sizes from 1/10 of an ounce to one ounce. And American Gold Eagle coins are the only bullion coins whose weight, content and purity are guaranteed by the U.S. Government.
You cannot buy American Gold Eagle coins directly from the US mint. Only from the dealer network... of which Lear is a member.