In 2016, the Proof Gold American Eagle collection celebrated its 30th anniversary, which caused the demand increase. These coins are available in four weights with the 1/4 oz option often having the lowest mintage figure each year. You can purchase the 2016 Proof American Eagle 1/4 oz Gold Coin online from Provident Metals in perfect condition.
The Proof American Eagle Gold series is often a first choice among coin collectors. Like other coins in the collection, this listing was issued a PF70 certification by the NGC. This grade indicates a coin in perfect condition with full mint qualities and no flaws that detract from its minted luster. UCAM labels represent the strong, frosted design elements with a matte finish.
The obverse of the 2016 Proof American Eagle 1/4 oz Gold Coin showcases a design of Lady Liberty created by Augustus Saint-Gaudens in 1907. Lady Liberty is featured walking away from the U.S. capitol building with a torch and an olive branch in her hands. 50 stars representing each state surround the edge of the obverse. This design was commissioned by President Theodore Roosevelt and originally appeared on the $20 Gold Double Eagle until 1933.
On the reverse of this coin, you will see an image of an American Eagle family around the nest. The male flies overhead while the female protects a young hatchling. Miley Busiek designed this image in 1986 exclusively for the Gold American Eagle series.
The Proof American Eagle Gold series was released in three stages1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, and 1/10 ozbetween 1986 and 1988. These weights are available for purchase as individual options or as the 4-Coin Proof Gold American Eagle set.
NGCs protective casing ensures each coin arrives in perfect condition. If you have any questions about the 2016 Proof American Eagle 1/4 oz Gold coin, please reach out to our customer support team at 800-313-3355. We also have an email address and website live chat available for your convenience.
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|Mint Mark||W - West Point|
|Condition||Brilliant Uncirculated Proof|
|Designer (Obverse)||Augustus Saint-Gaudens|
|Designer (Reverse)||Miley Busiek|
|Product Series||American Eagle|
|Certificate of Authenticity||No|
|Packaging||NGC Plastic Slab|
|Metal Content||.25 Troy Ounce|
|Shipping||Orders over $199 Ship Free|