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United States Mint Opens Sales for 2016 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins March 17

WASHINGTON – The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for 2016 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins March 17 at noon Eastern Time (ET).

Available product options are as follows:

2016 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins

There is no maximum mintage limit for the American Eagle Gold Proof Coins. Customer demand will determine the number of coins produced.

The American Eagle Gold Proof Coins are priced according to the range in which they appear on the United States Mint’s pricing grid for numismatic gold coins.

Current pricing information is available at https://www.usmint.gov/catalog.

Orders will be accepted at http://catalog.usmint.gov/ and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468), while hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1-888-321-MINT FREE.

Information about shipping options is available at http://catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/shipping.html.

The obverse (heads side) of the 22-karat gold American Eagle Gold Proof Coin bears Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ image of Liberty with flowing hair holding a torch in her right hand and an olive branch in her left. The coin’s reverse (tails side) bears sculptor Miley Busiek’s design of a male eagle carrying an olive branch, flying above a nest containing a female eagle and her eaglets.

American Eagle Gold Proof Coins are produced at the United States Mint at West Point. These coins are struck multiple times and feature a frosted foreground and mirror-like background, giving them a special cameo effect. Each coin is sealed in a protective capsule and mounted in a handsome, satin-lined velvet presentation case and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.