Pages related to: American Eagle

2017 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coin

January 22, 2020 - The United States Mint made numismatic history in 1997 when it produced its first legal tender platinum piece—the American Eagle Platinum Proof Coin. Its $100 face value is the highest denomination for a U.S. legal tender coin. Produced for collectors,...

Becoming an Authorized Purchaser

July 12, 2019 - Congressionally authorized, American Eagle Bullion Coins are minted and issued by the United States Mint. They are intended to provide investors with a convenient and cost-effective way to invest in precious metals. Since their launch, American Eagles have become the...

American Eagle Coin Program

July 25, 2019 - In 1986, Liberty, as depicted by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, was selected as the design that would grace the obverse of the American Eagle Gold Coins. The Saint-Gaudens design first appeared on the United States’ $20, or double eagle, gold piece in...

Paul C. Balan

September 18, 2019 - Artistic Infusion Program Artist “This opportunity has afforded me the privilege of learning the history of the country I now call home and doing what I love in creating designs for the U.S. Mint.” Paul C. Balan—a native of Paete,...

U.S. Mint West Point Facility

April 30, 2019 - Located near the U.S. Military Academy in New York, the United States Mint at West Point stores silver, gold, and platinum bullion, as well as mints: American Eagle proof and uncirculated coins in gold, silver, and platinum American Buffalo gold...