The new 2021 American Gold Eagle 1 oz Gold Coin Type 2 is now available for purchase. The 2021 reverse features a new design with the portrait of an eagle. Artistic Infusion Program (AIP) artist Jennie Norris designed the eagle and Mint medallic artist Renata Gordon sculpted it. The new T2 design is the first change for the American Gold Eagle coin since it was introduce in 1986.
- 1 troy ounce of .999 Fine Gold
- $50 Face Value
- Obverse features the classic liberty design with the year of the coin
- Reverse features the new design of a portrait of an eagle.
- Backed by the government of the United States of America
The American Eagle Coin Program is one of the U.S. Mint’s most popular programs. 2021 marks the 35th anniversary of the program and of the gold and silver coins. The Mint first issued the coins in 1986 as both bullion and collectible products. American Eagle Platinum Coins started in 1997 and palladium in 2017.
In honor of the 35th anniversary, the Mint will release new reverse designs for the American Eagle Gold and Silver Coins. The obverse designs will remain the same, but will be refreshed. Law allows the Mint to change the designs on these coins after 25 years. For more information on the redesigned American Eagle Gold and Silver Coins visit the US Mint website.
California Gold and Silver Exchange has secured the 2021 Gold Eagle Type 2 for purchase in store. At time of publication we do have them in stock. Call us at 909-985-4653 for current pricing and availability. For more information on product produced by the US Mint visit the US Mint website. For other items available at California Gold and Silver Exchange visit our What We Sell page. We also have the 2021 American Silver Eagle Type 2 coin available for purchase.