The American Gold Eagle is one of the most popular gold bullion coins in the world, and they are highly prized by collectors and investors. Produced by the United States Mint since 1986, the obverse of these beautiful coins is modeled after Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ classic $20 gold piece, which was minted from 1907 to 1933. American Gold Eagle coins are available in 1 ounce, 1/2 ounce, 1/4 ounce and 1/10 ounce sizes, and in either “Uncirculated” or “Proof” condition. “Proof” American Gold Eagle coins are produced with highly reflective, deeply mirrored surfaces, and come housed in a clear plastic capsule nestled in a velvet “booklet” with a certificate of authenticity from the US Mint, with an outer cardboard box. The 1/2 ounce Proof American Gold Eagle coins have a purity of 91.666% pure gold and have a fine gold content of 1/2 ounce, and have a face value of $25 backed by the U.S. government. Order your 1/2 ounce Proof American Gold Eagle coins today!