U.S. Mint launched the 2017 American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof Coin
The American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof Coin is the first 24–karat gold proof coin ever struck by the U.S. Mint. It is the coin collector version of the official United States Mint American Buffalo Gold Bullion Coin. The American Buffalo gold coin series was introduced in 2006, with both a Mint-marked Proof version specifically intended for collectors and an unmarked version with no special finish intended for bullion investmentPricing for the coin will be announced closer to the release date based on the Mint’s pricing grid for numismatic products containing precious metals.
The 2017 American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof Coin Containing one ounce of .9999 fine 24–karat gold, these lustrous coins are among the world’s purest gold coins. Each coin is presented in an elegant hardwood box with a matte finish and a leather–like an inset. It is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity from the U.S. Mint and will be a beautiful and treasured addition to your coin collection.
Produced since 2006, this .9999 fine, 24-karat gold coin features designs that are based on the original 1913 Type I Buffalo nickel designed by James Earle Fraser. The obverse design portrays a profile representation of a Native American, while the reverse features an American Buffalo (also known as a bison). Each coin is presented in an elegant matte-finish hardwood box with a leather-like inset with a Certificate of Authenticity. for more details please visit the US mint website.