A distinguished bullion buyer seeks the latest and most pristine gold eagle coins for a complete portfolio. (Show more....) Kitco's MintFirst™ provides direct access to 2016 American 1 oz gold eagle coins in 20 minted coin tubes. and the assurance that you will be the first one to appreciate the luster and detail of your newly minted 2016 American gold eagle 1 oz coins. You can be confident that the MintFirst™ 1 oz gold eagle coins delivered to you are in the same impeccable condition as when they left the United States Mint.
Authorized by Congress via the Bullion Coin Act of 1985, the American classic, Gold American Eagle coin has been minted by the United States Mint since 1986.
The obverse surface of the coin is inspired by one of America’s most beautiful coins, the $20 gold piece that was minted from 1907-1933 and was designed by the renowned sculptor, Augustus Saint-Gaudens. The reverse surface of the coin, designed by the sculptor Miley Busiek, features a male eagle carrying an olive branch flying above a nest containing a female eagle and her hatchlings. In addition to this stirringly American imagery, the coin bears inscriptions of its weight, face value and year of mintage.
The weight, content and purity of Gold American Eagles are guaranteed by the Government of the United States of America.
Kitco offers MintFirst™ 2016 American 1 oz gold eagle coins for sale on our online store. Our competitive gold prices allow you to add 1 ounce MintFirst™ gold American eagle 1 oz coins to your holdings today. Buy these gold eagle coins online now!
About the United States Mint
The United States Mint, established in 1792, was originally located in Philadelphia, the then capital of the USA. Its first Director was the renowned scientist (Show more....) David Rittenhouse. The Mint was placed under the Treasurer of the United States in 1981. Currently headquartered in Washington D.C., the Mint operates manufacturing facilities in Philadelphia, Denver, San Francisco and West Point and a famed depository at Fort Knox. Today, the US Mint produces all of Americans legal tender coins solely for the Treasury's account.
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Kitco is the trusted leader in the precious metals industry. Gold, silver and other precious metals sold by Kitco are recognized in bullion markets around the (Show more....) world. With our core focus on gold and silver bullion, you benefit from pricing and premiums that are highly competitive in the industry. At Kitco, we make it easy for you to manage your wealth. You can buy and sell your gold, silver and other precious metals using our convenient online store, or by contacting our team of highly trained precious metals specialists. Backed by our global information network, Kitco is proudly serving our customers since 1977.