On October 26, 2012, the government filed a complaint seeking civil forfeiture of the following property: real property located in Lake Preston, South Dakota, a 2005 Mercury Marquis, and $147,594.22 in gold coins.
Each Gold Eagle features 22-karat gold for both bullion, proof, and burnished coins. The bullion and proof coins include 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, and 1/10 oz coins, while the burnished coin has just a 1 oz option.
Court Description: ORDER granting in part and denying in part 92 Motion for Summary Judgment; granting in part and denying in part 92 Motion to Strike. Signed by U.S. District Judge Karen E. Schreier on 1/26/2016.
Of special note, these vintage Gold coins are the only coins (along with the $2.50 Indian Gold Quarter Eagle) in the history of the United States Mint to feature an incuse or sunken relief design. Not only a Gold coin designer, Pratt was a well-known sculptor mentored by Augustus Saint-Gaudens.
Northern Nevada Coin buys and sells rare coins, bullion, and related items. We specialize in U.S. Gold coins, silver dollars, and Carson City Coins. Hundreds of rare gold and silver coins for sale on our site.
The Gold American Eagle was authorized by the Gold Bullion Coin Act of 1985 and is now one of the world's most popular gold bullion coins. The U.S. government guarantees that each coin includes the amount of actual gold weight, in Troy ounces, on the back of the coin.
Gold coin values for the major types of US coins are listed below. The prices are wholesale values and listed in four different "Condition" categories. The beauty of Uncirculated gold coins depict why every coin collector desires at least one.
The Gold American Eagle series was authorized by the Gold Bullion Coin Act of 1985, which aimed to stake an American claim in the world’s gold bullion market and compete with popular national coins of the day, such as the South African Krugerrand and the Canadian Maple Leaf.