The Platinum Eagle is one of the most recognized Platinum coins in the world. Begin your Platinum collection with this complete low mintage 4-coin set.
- Contains a total of 1.85 oz of .9995 fine Platinum.
- Comes with a box and a certificate of authenticity.
- Obverse: John Mercanti design showing a portrait of the Statue of Liberty gazing confidently forward, a symbol of freedom and opportunity.
- Reverse: Bald Eagle flying above giant Saguaro cacti of the Southwest.
- Sovereign coin backed by the U.S. government.
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The American Eagle Platinum coin in a Proof finish is the perfect addition for your portfolio. Add the 2001-W 4-Coin Proof Platinum American Eagle Set to your cart today!
The only investment-grade Platinum coin produced by the United States Mint, the American Platinum Eagle was finally released in 1997. It is the official Platinum bullion coin of the United States and is the only coin the mint backs for weight, content and .9995 fine metal purity. The coin is available in sizes of 1/10 troy oz, 1/4 troy oz, 1/2 troy oz, and 1 troy oz.
The obverse of the standard bullion coin features the Statue of Liberty, while the reverse boasts a bald eagle soaring through the sky with the sun behind it. However, on the 1 oz Proof Platinum Eagles, the reverse changes annually. From 1997 through 2002, the various designs on these coins were part of the “Vistas of Liberty” program. In this series, a bald eagle was depicted flying over a different region throughout the United States. From 2006 to 2008, a three-year design series called “The Foundations of Democracy” represented the three branches of government. In 2009, a six-year series was introduced to honor the Preamble to the Constitution. A special two-year series began in 2015 featuring modern representations of Lady Liberty.