1986-2016 31-Coin 1/10 oz Gold Eagle Set BU (Dansco Album)

1986-2016 31-Coin 1/10 oz Gold Eagle Set BU (Dansco Album)

This is a complete 31-coin set of 1/10 oz Gold Eagles, available at an attractive price point! Fractional Gold Eagles offer collectibility on top of Gold investment appeal.

A free book "American Gold & Platinum A Guide to the U.S. Bullion Coin Program" is included with each set ordered! Edmund C. Moy-38th director of the U.S. Mint-shares his unique insight and behind-the-scenes perspective on these beautiful pieces of Americana in this hardcover book.

Set Highlights:

  • Contains 3.1 oz actual Gold weight.
  • The complete 31-coin collection is housed in a brand new Dansco album.
  • Eligible for Precious Metals IRAs.
  • Obverse: Adapted from Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ famed Gold Double Eagle design, which features Lady Liberty in front of the Capitol building holding in her right hand a fiery torch and an olive branch in her left. Her hair is flowing back behind her in the wind signifying forward movement against a background of sun rays.
  • Reverse: Designed by Miley Busiek showing a male bald eagle in flight carrying an olive branch to his nest, where a female awaits with her young.
  • Produced by the U.S. Mint in West Point, N.Y.

Mintages are as follows:

* 1986 - 912,609 coins.
* 1987 - 580,266 coins.
* 1988 - 159,500 coins.
* 1989
- 264,790 coins.
* 1990 - 210,210 coins.
* 1991 - 165,200 coins.
* 1992 - 209,300 coins.
* 1993 - 210,709 coins.
* 1994 - 206,380 coins.
* 1995 - 223,025 coins.
* 1996 - 401,964 coins.
* 1997 - 528,515 coins.
* 1998 - 1,344,520 coins.
* 1999 - 2,750,338 coins.
* 2000 - 569,152 coins.
* 2001 - 269,147 coins.
* 2002 - 230,027 coins.
* 2003 - 245,029 coins.
* 2004 - 250,016 coins.
* 2005 - 300,043 coins.
* 2006 - 285,006 coins.
* 2007 - 190,010 coins.
* 2008 - 305,000 coins.
* 2009 - 270,000 coins.
* 2010 - 435,000 coins.
* 2011 - 350,000 coins.
* 2012 - 315,000 coins.
* 2013 - 535,000 coins.
* 2014 - 545,000 coins.
* 2015 - 980,000 coins.
* 2016 - Mintage not available.


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The Gold American Eagle has a rich and colorful history. The modern coins are fashioned after the designs of renowned artist and sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens which were used on the Gold Double Eagle from 1907 to 1933. The redesign of the coin was issued by President Theodore Roosevelt after his desire for more beautiful American coinage. This led to the design recognized and revered today by many to be the most beautiful American coin ever minted. The obverse of the coin features Lady Liberty who represents victory. She is holding a torch to symbolize enlightenment and an olive brand to represent peace. She is backed by sunrays and the United States Capitol. The reverse of the coin feature a male and female bald eagle with their young to represent family, strength, and patriotism.

Coins minted from 1986 through 1991 are dated with Roman numerals whereas every 1 oz Gold American Eagle minted after 1992 is branded with Arabic numerals. These Gold bullion coins are available in multiple sizes including 1/10 troy oz, 1/4 troy oz, 1/2 troy oz and 1 troy oz. Each piece is identical in design save the markings on the reverse side of the coin that indicate its weight and face value.

In 1933, because of the Great Depression, the United States government made it illegal for citizens to hold monetary Gold. Citizens were required to sell their Gold certificates, coins, and bullion to the U.S. Treasury save a few exceptions including jewelry and numismatic coins. In 1975, private ownership of Gold was again made legal and in 1986, American mints began to make bullion coins. Pursuant to the Gold Bullion Coin Act of 1985, these coins are made exclusively from American Gold.

The coin is minted at the West Point Mint in New York. The mint deals in large amounts of precious metals and is responsible for striking all proof and uncirculated American Eagles in Gold, Silver, and Platinum as well as all Gold commemorative coins.

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