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COIN SYMBOLOGY

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WHAT DO COIN DESIGNS MEAN?

  • Gold American Eagle
  • Silver American Eagle

Gold American Eagle

Minted From: 1986-Present*

Minted At: Philadelphia and West Point

Obverse Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens

Reverse Designer: Miley (MB) Frost

Total Weight: 16.966 grams*

Diameter: 27 mm*

Composition: .9167 gold, .03 silver & .0533 copper

Net Weight: .50 ounces pure gold*

Edge: Reeded to prevent gold shaving by unscrupulous individuals

  • Originally designed in 1907 your new American Eagle Coin features the Augustus Saint-Gaudens “Double Eagle” obverse design. The first version featured 46 stars representing each state in the union including the brand new state of Oklahoma. Designers used the motto of “one state, one star” and in 1986 your coin included all 50 stars.
  • Arching across the top of the coin is the word LIBERTY. We’d like to think this represents your liberation from economic and political turmoil which could have harmed your financial future.
  • In Madam Liberty’s right hand is the Torch of Freedom signifying the country’s never ending question for freedom from tyranny.
  • One of the most stunning pieces of symbolism is the full screen view of the sun’s rays approvingly shining on Madam Liberty and the dome of our United States Congress in the background.
  • Firmly grasped in Madam Liberty’s left hand is the olive branch which is the universal sign of peace.
  • The year your new coin was minted is neatly displayed basking in the sun’s rays.
  • Just a hair below the mint date you’ll notice the small initials “ASG.” This is the humble signature of your coin’s designer Augustus Saint-Gaudens.
  • Naturally, the relief reading THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA headlines the flip side of your new Double Eagle Coin.
  • The main theme of the reverse side is a family of eagles clutching olive branches nurturing her family with the blessings of peace and freedom.
  • The slogan IN GOD WE TRUST graces the right hand side of your new coin.
  • Perhaps the single most important theme which defines the United States, E PLURIBUS UNUM or out of many, one signifies the union of all 50 states as one powerful country.
  • Your new coin clearly states the weight and legal tender here at the bottom relief
  • Settling just under the eagle’s nest are the initials of the coin’s designer and engraver: “MB” for Miley Frost and Sherl J. Winter.
  • Last, but certainly not least your coin symbolizes the two most important institutions citizens of this country enjoy: the family and Americans united for a singular cause… freedom.

Gold American Eagle

Minted From: 1986-Present

Minted At: Philadelphia, San Francisco and West Point

Obverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman

Reverse Designer: John M. Mercanti

Total Weight: 31.101 grams

Diameter: 40.6 mm*

Composition: .9993 silver & .0007 copper

Net Weight: 1.0 ounce fine silver

Edge: Reeded to prevent gold shaving by unscrupulous individuals

  • Originally designed in 1907 your new American Eagle Coin features the Augustus Saint-Gaudens “Double Eagle” obverse design. The first version featured 46 stars representing each state in the union including the brand new state of Oklahoma. Designers used the motto of “one state, one star” and in 1986 your coin included all 50 stars.
  • Arching across the top of the coin is the word LIBERTY. We’d like to think this represents your liberation from economic and political turmoil which could have harmed your financial future.
  • In Madam Liberty’s right hand is the Torch of Freedom signifying the country’s never ending question for freedom from tyranny.
  • One of the most stunning pieces of symbolism is the full screen view of the sun’s rays approvingly shining on Madam Liberty and the dome of our United States Congress in the background.
  • Firmly grasped in Madam Liberty’s left hand is the olive branch which is the universal sign of peace.
  • The year your new coin was minted is neatly displayed basking in the sun’s rays.
  • Just a hair below the mint date you’ll notice the small initials “ASG.” This is the humble signature of your coin’s designer Augustus Saint-Gaudens.
  • Naturally, the relief reading THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA headlines the flip side of your new Double Eagle Coin.
  • The main theme of the reverse side is a family of eagles clutching olive branches nurturing her family with the blessings of peace and freedom.
  • The slogan IN GOD WE TRUST graces the right hand side of your new coin.
  • Perhaps the single most important theme which defines the United States, E PLURIBUS UNUM or out of many, one signifies the union of all 50 states as one powerful country.
  • Your new coin clearly states the weight and legal tender here at the bottom relief
  • Settling just under the eagle’s nest are the initials of the coin’s designer and engraver: “MB” for Miley Frost and Sherl J. Winter.
  • Last, but certainly not least your coin symbolizes the two most important institutions citizens of this country enjoy: the family and Americans united for a singular cause… freedom.