American Liberty Gold Coin
This beautiful pure gold coin is the American Liberty Gold Coin. This select 225th-anniversary gold coin is the ideal gift for weddings, graduations, or any special occasion worth commemorating.
In 2017, the United States Mint celebrated its 225th anniversary with the release of this breathtaking American Liberty Proof Gold $100 coin. Since the founding of the US Mint, the depictions of the emblematic figures of Lady Liberty have been on American coins. The newest American Liberty Gold Coin showcases a modern rendition of Lady Liberty and belongs to a series of coins. The first coin in the series made its introduction in 2015. A silver medal also made its release in 2016 as well as a four-medal set in 2017. The new biennial design series has Liberty reflect the ethnic and cultural diversity of the United States. Similarly, according to the US Mint, there will be new American Liberty Gold Coins in the future. These new coins will feature Lady Liberty portrayed as Hispanic-American, Indian-American, and Asian-American among others.
The obverse design of the American Liberty Gold Coin features the beautiful Lady Liberty with braids, tied back in a bun. She also has a diadem, or crown, of four large stars. The diadem gets its inspiration from the Statue of Freedom on the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. The initials of the artist, Justin Kunz “JK”, can be found at the bottom-left part of the coin. Likewise, you can find the Mint sculptor-engraver Phebe Hemphill’s initials “PH” on the bottom right part. The reverse side of the coin features a bold image of a bald eagle. Further, the edge of the coin has, for the first time in US Mint history, raised lettering dedicated to the 225th anniversary of the U.S. Mint.
American Liberty Gold Coin Composition
The American Liberty Gold Coin contains 1 Troy oz. of 0.9999 fine 24kt gold. Additionally, the coin has a diameter of 1.205 inches, has a grade of PF70, and falls within the investment-grade category. This select 225th-anniversary gold coin is the ideal gift for weddings, graduations, or any special occasion worth commemorating.