The 2022 ½ oz American Gold Eagle Coin is a great opportunity to get a very popular coin at a lower price than its one ounce cousin. The American Gold Eagle Coin is an American classic and is highly sought after by collectors. This issue of the coin is the first full year the mint is using the Jennie Norris designed eagle design.
- Jennie Norris eagle design
- Made with 1/2 Troy oz of Fine Gold
- Face value is $25 (USD) and is fully backed by the US government.
- Obverse side has Liberty design
- Reverse side of coin has eagle design
- Reeded edge as an anti counterfeiting measure
- Recommended Supplies; 27mm Coin Capsule, Empty US Mint 1/2 oz Gold Eagle Tube
On the obverse side of the 2022 ½ oz American Gold Eagle coin we see Liberty as designed by Augustus Saint-Gaudens. This design first appeared in 1907 on the $20 Gold Eagle and ran until 1933. This version of Liberty shows her facing the viewer and looks to be walking toward them. She is carrying a torch in her right hand and has an olive branch in the other. At her feet we see Washington D.C. while the sun is coming up behind her. Surrounding Liberty are 50 stars. Above her head is ‘LIBERTY’. At the bottom of the coin is ‘2022’.
The reverse side of the coin has Jenny Norris’ new eagle design first introduced in 2021. This design features the eagle facing to the left. With great detail we see the fine feathers on its head that change to bigger feathers on its neck area. The eagle stares off with the its characteristic intensity. Above the eagle’s head is ‘UNITED STATES OF AMERICA’. Just below this text in a smaller font is the Latin phrase ‘E PLURIBUS UNUM’ which means “From many, one.” Under this phrase is ‘IN GOD WE TRUST’. At the bottom of the coin is ‘25 DOLLARS’ and ‘1/2 oz FINE GOLD’.
The 2022 ½ oz American Gold Eagle Coin is a great way to get some gold into your portfolio at a more attractive price. This is a great design that is very popular made with quality metal by a trusted mint. Don’t miss this opportunity to own a Gold Eagle Coin.