1986 1/2 oz Gold Eagle – BU (MCMLXXXVI)


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Enhance your collection with the 1986 1/2 oz American Gold Eagle BU (MCMLXXXVI) coin, available at Safe Haven Metal. This stunning piece represents the inaugural year of the American Gold Eagle series, making it a historically significant addition to any collection. The coin, struck in Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) condition, showcases the exceptional craftsmanship and enduring legacy of the U.S. Mint.

Key Features:
-  First year of issue for the American Gold Eagle series, marked with the Roman numerals MCMLXXXVI (1986).
- Composed of 1/2 oz of .9167 fine gold (22k), ensuring both value and durability.
-  Features Augustus Saint-Gaudens' iconic Lady Liberty on the obverse and Miley Busiek's family of eagles on the reverse.
- Brilliant Uncirculated Condition: Offers a pristine appearance with sharp details and a lustrous finish.
- Has a face value of $25, backed by the U.S. government.

The obverse of the coin presents the timeless design by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, showcasing Lady Liberty striding confidently forward, holding a torch in one hand and an olive branch in the other. This image symbolizes freedom and peace, set against a backdrop of the rising sun and the U.S. Capitol building.

The reverse, designed by Miley Busiek, depicts a powerful and patriotic scene of a male eagle carrying an olive branch flying above a nest containing a female eagle and her hatchlings. This design embodies the American values of strength, family, and tradition.

As the first 1/2 oz American Gold Eagle, this 1986 coin holds a unique place in numismatic history. Its Brilliant Uncirculated condition ensures that it remains a vibrant and valuable piece, perfect for both seasoned collectors and those new to investing in precious metals.

Add the 1986 1/2 oz American Gold Eagle BU (MCMLXXXVI) to your collection from Safe Haven Metal and own a piece of American history. This coin is not just an investment in gold but a symbol of the nation's heritage and the artistry of the U.S. Mint.






Brilliant Uncirculated




1/2 oz