2018 Burnished Gold Eagles - The Gold American Eagles are the world's most popular coin. Perhaps one of the finest U.S. Mint Gold coins ever produced, the American Eagles are collected by people all over the world. It is a highly collected coin that will add value to virtually any portfolio. The obverse of the Gold Eagle is adapted from Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ famed Gold Double Eagle design of 1907, often regarded as the most beautiful design in American coinage. Met with favor upon its introduction, the Gold Double Eagle remains an iconic design and most reveled U.S. coin circulated.
A burnished Gold coin provides a matted finish, giving off more details and color of the coin. Burnished Gold coins have a finish that has a frostier look and displays more of the coin's character in certain lighting. It is a lasting finish that is unique to American Gold Eagles. The effect is made possible by polishing the planchets before being struck.
The design depicts Lady Liberty walking confidently against the sun’s rays, carrying a torch and an olive branch. The reverse of the coin is equally beautiful, showing a male bald eagle in flight carrying an olive branch to his nest, where a female awaits with her young. This design highlights the strength and importance of American families. It is easily understood why these coins are popular with collectors and investors.
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