For bullion customers that only want to add a small portion of gold to their holdings, the American Gold Eagle series includes fractional coin sizes. For collectors, this opens up seemingly endless collecting opportunities. Find low prices on the 2018 $5 American Gold Eagle NGC MS69 Early Releases here at Gainesville Coins! This 22-karat gold coin (.917 fine) contains a total of one-tenth troy ounce (0.1 troy oz) of pure gold. Its MS69 grade from NGC is only one point shy of the highest grade possible, and it also has been certified Early Release, meaning NGC received the coin within 30 days of being issued.
The Saint-Gaudens design of Liberty from 1907 graces the obverse. She makes her way up a hill carrying a torch and an oak bough. Brilliant sunlight breaks over the horizon and the U.S. Capitol building appears in the bottom-left corner. The year-date "2018" appears to the right while the legend "LIBERTY" is inscribed at the top rim. There are 50 stars around the outer rim.
The reverse uses artist Miley Busiek's modern design showing a family of eagles. The issuing nation "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" runs along the top rim while the mottoes "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and "IN GOD WE TRUST" occupy the middle of the design. The weight and denomination are denoted at the bottom rim: "1/10 OZ. FINE GOLD~5 DOLLARS." The coin's edge is reeded.
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