2006-W 1 oz Proof Gold Buffalo (w/Box & COA)

2006-W 1 oz Proof Gold Buffalo (w/Box & COA)

In 2006, the first Gold Buffalo coins were released, seeing immediate popularity for its .9999 fine Gold content. These Proof Gold Buffalos are even more appealing, with a mirrorlike finish adding further beauty to the beloved design.

Coin Highlights:

  • Contains 1 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
  • Packaged in a U.S. Mint issued box with the certificate of authenticity.
  • Obverse: Showcases a rendition of James Earle Fraser's acclaimed "Buffalo Nickel" design of an American Indian in profile that was originally minted in 1913.
  • Reverse: Depicts an American buffalo on the reverse which is a visual representation of the bison named Black Diamond who, in the early 1900s, lived in the Central Park Zoo in New York City.
  • Sovereign coin backed by the U.S. government.

The U.S. Gold Buffalo is one of the world's favorite Gold bullion products. Add this Proof Gold Buffalo to your cart today!

The history of U.S. Mint Gold Buffalo coins

For the first U.S. Mint Gold coins struck with .9999 fine Gold, the mint chose to use the famous designs of the 1913 Buffalo Nickel, also known as the Indian Head nickel, as inspiration. These 1 oz Gold coins have a $50 face value as guaranteed U.S. legal tender, but their true value is based on the Gold spot price, which makes these Gold coins many times more valuable. The 2006 Gold coins for sale are from the first year of production of these prized Gold coins. Buy Gold coins for their undeniable value, but with the American Buffalo Gold coin, you can also enjoy the beauty of the classic Buffalo Nickel design.

Why invest in U.S. Mint Gold Buffalo coins?

U.S. Mint Gold coins are among some of the most widely bought and sold Gold coins in the world because U.S. Gold coins are guaranteed by the U.S. government. People who buy Gold coins tend to prefer U.S. coins because they are easier to trade around the world than lesser-known coins from other mints. Two types of 1 oz Gold coins are made by the U.S. Mint: The American Eagle and the Gold Buffalo. Gold Buffalo 2006 Gold coins were the first U.S. Gold coins that were .9999 fine Gold.

Buying 1 oz Gold Buffalo coins makes good investment sense for a variety of reasons.

U.S. Mint Gold coins are popular with investors for a variety of reasons. Some buy 1 oz Gold coins because they want an investment that acts as a hedge against the wild fluctuations of stock markets and property prices. Others buy Gold coins as a long-term investment or to diversify their holdings with a commodity that moves independent from other investments. These Gold Buffalo 2006 Gold coins for sale represent the finest Gold coins made by the U.S. Mint, which guarantees the quality of its products.

Customer Reviews of 2006-W 1 oz Proof Gold Buffalo (w/Box & COA)
2006-W 1 oz Proof Gold Buffalo (w/Box & COA)
4.8 Overall

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Excellent Buy, I will buy from again!

By  Rick

from Texas

5.0

Very attractive gold coin! Great investment & family collectible to hand down!

Pros

  • Value (low premium over spot)
  • Attractive Design
  • Mint Condition
  • Recognized Brand

Cons

  • Common (higher mintage)

Great coin at a good price

By  Coin Collector

from Torrance, CA

4.0

I love the design of the 1oz Gold American Buffalo coin.

Pros

  • Value (low premium over spot)
  • Attractive Design

Cons

  • Common (higher mintage)

proof gold buffalo

By  jim

from great bend ks

5.0

just perfect coin, packed just right, very fast service, thanks

Pros

  • Value (low premium over spot)

Cons

  • No Cons

beautifu coin

By  zane

from Lucasville, OH

5.0

I ordered a proof 2006 buffalo from the mint and put it under the magnifying glass and found a nick on the edge...the mint replaced it without any problems for one that appears to be cherry.

Pros

  • Mint Condition
  • Attractive Design

Cons

  • Common (higher mintage)

By 

from LA

5.0

Great Product, Fast Shipping, Great to do business with. Will do business again. Coin was in perfect shape. Thanks APMEX for great service.

By 

from NY

5.0

I really enjoy the Buffalo series of coins. When I wasn't completely happy with a coin I received, APMEX made it right with a quick no-questions-asked exchange for a beautiful 2006 (first year of issue) Gold Buffalo. Super customer service.

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from VA

4.0

I bought several of these in 2007. Like all gold bullion, it has steadily climbed in value since then. However, unlike bars, I think these coins will hold their value in time. No image captures the American west like the obverse and reverse of these coins. I also like that the Buffalo is 24 karat gold unlike the Eagles.

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from NY

5.0

Five Stars! An absolutely stunningly beautiful coin and a "must have" for any collection, particularly this "first year of issue" tribute to the 1913 American Indian/Buffalo Nickel.

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