All of the Proof American Gold Eagles offered by the United States Mint in 2011 sold out their individual allotments. The US Mint set separate caps on the individual mintage and 4-Coin set figures for the 2011 release. Though 2011 was the 25th anniversary of the Gold Eagle, there was no commemorative set. Today, 2011 1/2 oz Proof American Gold Eagles are available to you online from JM Bullion in perfect condition.
- Arrives inside of a protective plastic slab courtesy of the NGC!
- 25th anniversary for the Proof American Gold Eagles!
- Limited availability within the original mintage of 26,781 coins!
- Contains 1/2 Troy oz of actual gold content.
- The face value of $25 (USD) is fully backed by the US government.
- Graded PF70 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.
- UCAM designation.
- Lady Liberty is featured on the obverse side of the coin.
- American bald eagles grace the reverse side of the coin.
- W mint marks.
The 1/2 oz Proof American Gold Eagle Coin issued in 2011 was the lowest minted coin in the batch. Its mintage figure was 22,000 lower than the 1 oz coin, which topped the group of four coins in terms of sales figures. The United States Mint set a mintage cap for the 1/2 oz Proof Gold Eagle at 15,000 coins for the 2011 release.
While the 2011 1/2 oz Proof American Gold Eagle Coin managed to sell out its individual mintage figure, the coins did not sell out completely. The 1/2 oz coin was also available in the 2011 4-Coin Proof American Gold Eagle Set, which did not experience a sellout for its total of 40,000 coins.
All of the 2011 1/2 oz Proof American Gold Eagles in this listing earned PF70 certifications from the NGC. Considered perfect specimens, these coins have full, original mint luster with no detracting flaws present on the design elements or background fields. The UCAM designation is reserved for coins with strong, frosted matte designs and deeply-mirrored, clear backgrounds.
The obverse of 2011 Proof American Gold Eagles features Augustus Saint-Gaudens design of Lady Liberty. This impressive image is an icon of American coin design and featured on the $20 Gold Double Eagle from 1907 to 1933.
On the reverse of 2011 1/2 oz Proof American Gold Eagles is a design you wont find on any other American coin. This vision of American bald eagles was created by Miley Busiek in 1986.
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