The U.S. Gold Eagle was first introduced in 1986 and here you will find the Random Date fractional 1/4 oz Gold Eagle. This coin contains 1/4 oz of U.S. Gold making it valuable for collectability and bullion investment. Offering all the appeal of the larger coin, this 1/4 oz fractional is available at a lower price point so more people can enjoy its widely popular design.
Contains 1/4 oz actual Gold weight.
Multiples of 40 are packaged in mint tubes. All other coins will be in protective plastic flips.
Obverse: Adapted from Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ famed Gold Double Eagle design, which features Lady Liberty in front of the Capitol building holding in her right hand a fiery torch and an olive branch in her left. Her hair is flowing back behind her in the wind signifying forward movement against a background of sun rays.
Reverse: Designed by Miley Busiek, the reverse shows a male bald eagle in flight carrying an olive branch to his nest, where a female awaits with her young.
Produced by the U.S. Mint in West Point, NY.
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. The design features 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.
These Random Date 1/4 oz Gold Eagles are available in Brilliant Uncirculated condition. Options include purchasing specific years or random years for a lower price point. Purchasing 1/4 oz Gold American Eagles adds U.S. Gold bullion coin to your investment portfolio or numismatic collection.