American Gold Eagles offer a convenient way to quickly and easily add gold to your precious metals portfolio. Guidance Corporation offers $50 1 oz American Gold Eagles in random dates of our choice dependent on our inventory at the time of your purchase. American Gold Eagles are minted from gold exclusively mined in the U.S., in accordance with the Gold Bullion Act of 1985. They are official gold bullion coins of the U.S. government.
American Gold Eagles were first minted in 1986 by the U.S. Government Mint. Have a net fine gold content of one troy ounce struck from 22 karat gold, with copper and silver alloys added to increase strength. The obverse of the coin features the walking Lady Liberty design. She strides toward you draped in flowing garments, and carries a torch and olive branch.
The reverse depicts a family of American bald eagles. The male is arriving to the nest, which houses his female mate and hatchlings. The male eagle carries an olive branch while the female wraps her long wings around the young.