With a historic design and 1 oz of .9999 fine Gold, the American Gold Buffalo is one of the most popular Gold bullion coins on the market. This example has been graded a perfect MS-70 by PCGS, adding collectible value to your investment.
- Contains 1 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
- PCGS encapsulation guarantees the coin's perfect 70 condition.
- Obverse: James Earle Fraser's classic portrait of an American Indian in profile, as first seen on the Buffalo Nickel in 1913.
- Reverse: An American Buffalo, adapted from the original reverse of the classic Buffalo Nickel. This image is thought to be based on Black Diamond, a buffalo living in the Central Park Zoo in the early 20th century.
- Sovereign coin backed by the U.S. government.
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Containing a full ounce of .9999 fine Gold and featuring iconic designs, it is easy to see why the Gold American Buffalo is one of the most popular Gold coins in the United States. Add this 2009 1 oz Gold Buffalo to your cart today!
The design of this Gold bullion coin is based on James Earle Fraser’s iconic and wildly popular 1913 Buffalo Nickel. The obverse of the coin depicts the profile of a Native American man who was modeled after three different chiefs from Native American tribes: Lakota chief Iron Tail, Cheyenne chief Two Moons and Seneca chief John Big Tree. The reverse of the coin features the classic buffalo designed after Black Diamond, a 1,550-pound bison that lived in New York City’s Central Park Zoo in the early 1900s.
American Gold Buffalos are struck at the West Point Mint in New York. Known as the “Fort Knox of Silver”, the West Point Mint produces all American Eagle coins in Gold, Silver and Platinum as well as all Gold and some Silver commemorative coins.
Add Value to Your Portfolio With PCGS MS-70 Gold BuffalosThe PCGS MS-70 Gold Buffalo contains 1 oz of pure .9999 fine Gold. This coin offers an attractive way to build your portfolio, adding both a Gold investment and potential value. Its plastic encapsulation ensures that this coin will retain its luster, beauty and detail. No defects or flaws minimize its beauty. Receiving the highest grade possible from PCGS, these coins maintain their elegant appearance.
Invest in Valuable PCGS MS-70 Gold Buffalo CoinsCollectors of the PCGS-certified Gold Buffalo coin will find this coin a charming addition to their collections. This Gold coin has the potential to gain significant value in the future and will retain the value of the Gold contained within. The detailed engraving on both sides of the coin creates a pleasurable display. In particular, its historical imagery offers a fascinating study for collectors. Historically, American Buffalo Gold coins have demonstrated a notable ability to retain value, making this coin a smart choice as a modern Gold coin investment.
Intriguing Details Give Gold Buffalo Coins Historic InterestThe history of this Gold Buffalo coin design dates to 1913, when American sculptor James Earle Fraser created his iconic image of a Native American. The stunning profile of the Native American chief visible on the PCGS MS-70 Gold Buffalo coin first appeared on the obverse of the 1913 Buffalo Nickel. The U.S. Mint struck this copper-nickel five-cent piece between 1913 and 1938.
The reverse of the MS-70 Gold Buffalo Nickel features an American buffalo, just as the original Buffalo Nickel did. Fraser stated that he modeled the animal in his design after the Central Park Zoo's Black Diamond, though some of his statements suggest that he used a bison at the Bronx Zoo for his model.
Although the design of this coin mimics the Buffalo Nickel, other elements of the MS-70 Gold Buffalo coin differ greatly. This tribute coin is minted from the highest-purity .9999 fine Gold. U.S. Mint Gold has a distinguished history of providing value to investors and collectors alike, making this Buffalo Gold a wise purchase regardless of whether you are beginning your collection and want an iconic piece to serve as its foundation or are interested in adding the Gold Buffalo tribute to your existing selection of U.S. coinage.
Although the original Buffalo Nickel has since been discontinued, this stunning Gold Buffalo tribute coin offers a prime opportunity to add a newer version of Fraser’s timeless design to your collection. You can appreciate both the intricacy of the minted Native American chief and majestic buffalo and the outstanding purity level of the Gold Buffalo, verified by PCGS grading standards. Don't miss the opportunity to add a Buffalo Gold Coin to your portfolio.