Two weeks after the release of the Proof 2014 American Buffalo 1-ounce
gold coin on May 8 will come the release of another popular gold
coin from the U.S.
Orders for the Uncirculated 2014 American Eagle 1-counce gold
coin can be made beginning May 22 at noon ET, according to the
Mint. The coin contains the “W” Mint mark representing the West Point,
N.Y., facility where it was struck.
(heads) features Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ full-length figure of Liberty
with flowing hair holding a torch in her right hand and an olive
branch in her left," the Mint's online description of the coin
reads. "The reverse (tails) design, executed by sculptor Miley
Busiek, features a male eagle carrying an olive branch flying above a
nest containing a female eagle and her eaglets."
The price of the coin is not yet determined. Those interested can
expect a known price based on the value of gold and where that value
falls on the Mint’s pricing grid closer to the opening of
The Proof American Buffalo’s $1,640 price tag was released less than 24 hours
before that coin went on sale.
The Uncirculated coin
comes sheathed in plastic and inside a presentation case.
Visit the Mint's online catalog or call 800-872-6468 to order.