5 Dollars "American Gold Eagle" Bullion Coinage

Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Years 1986-2023
Value 5 Dollars (5 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Gold (.917) (Silver .030, Copper .053)
Weight 3.393 g
Diameter 16.5 mm
Thickness 1.19 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number
N#
10493
References KM# 216,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Fr# B4
Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira S. Friedberg, Robert Friedberg; 2017. Gold Coins of the World : From Ancient Times to the Present (9th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Williston, Vermont, United States.

Obverse

An effigy of Liberty with the date to the right

Script: Latin

Lettering:
LIBERTY
1999
W
ASG

Engraver: Augustus Saint-Gaudens

Reverse

An eagle in flight above a nest of birds with the country name at the top and the denomination and amount of gold below

Script: Latin

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
IN GOD
WE TRUST
E PLURIBUS
UNUM
MB JW
1/10 OZ. FINE GOLD~5 DOLLARS

Translation:
United States of America
In God
We Trust
Out of Many
One
MB JW
1/10 oz. Fine Gold ~ 5 Dollars

Engraver: Miley Frost

Edge

Reeded

Mints

P United States Mint of Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)
W United States Mint of West Point, United States (1973-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1986  912 609 $ 200 10% MCMLXXXVI
1987  580 266 $ 180 5% MCMLXXXVII
1988  159 500 2% MCMLXXXVIII
1988 P 143 881 4% MCMLXXXVIII; Proof
1989  Photo 264 790 $ 230 3% MCMLXXXIX
1989 P 84 647 $ 280 3% MCMLXXXIX; Proof
1990  210 210 1.4% MCMXC
1990 P 99 349 1.9% MCMXC; Proof
1991  165 200 $ 140 2% MCMXCI
1991 P 70 344 1.9% MCMXCI; Proof
1992  Photo 209 300 1.8%
1992 P 64 874 1.6% Proof
1993  210 709 2%
1993 P 58 649 1.9% Proof
1994  206 380 1.1%
1994 W 62 849 1.9% Proof
1995  223 025 2%
1995 W 62 667 $ 200 2% Proof
1996  401 964 $ 190 4%
1996 W 57 047 1.4% Proof
1997  528 266 5%
1997 W 34 977 1.6% Proof
1998  1 344 520 $ 190 5%
1998 W 39 395 1.1% Proof
1999  2 750 338 $ 170 11%
1999 W 14 500 0.5% die error unpolished proof dies
1999 W 48 428 1.8% Proof
2000  569 153 $ 210 5%
2000 W 49 971 2% Proof
2001  269 147 4%
2001 W 37 530 2% Proof
2002  230 027 $ 180 4%
2002 W 40 864 1.2% Proof
2003  245 029 $ 160 3%
2003 W 40 027 1.6% Proof
2004  250 016 $ 190 5%
2004 W 35 131 1.1% Proof
2005  300 043 $ 190 5%
2005 W 49 265 1.4% Proof
2006  285 006 4%
2006 W 20 643 0.7% Burnished Unc.
2006 W 47 277 1.4% Proof
2007  190 010 $ 220 3%
2007 W 22 501 1.1% Burnished Unc.
2007 W 58 553 0.9% Proof
2008  305 000 3%
2008 W 12 657 0.7% Burnished Unc.
2008 W 28 116 1.2% Proof
2009  270 000 3%
2009 W 0.5% Proof
2010  435 000 3%
2010 W 54 285 1.6% Proof
2011  350 000 $ 220 4%
2011 W 42 697 1.8% Proof
2012  290 000 $ 220 2%
2012 W 20 637 0.7% Proof
2013  555 000 $ 200 5%
2013 W 21 738 1.1% Proof
2014  545 000 $ 190 4%
2014 W 22 725 1.1% Proof
2015  980 000 $ 170 8%
2015 W 26 769 1.6% Proof
2016  925 000 $ 170 7%
2016 W 37 312 $ 250 3% Proof
2017  395 000 6%
2017 W 20 969 1.6% Proof
2018  230 000 $ 150 6%
2018 W 22 155 1.8% Proof
2019  2%
2019  195 000 0.7% BU
2019 W 17 504 1.8% Proof
2020  1.9%
2020  350 000 $ 200 3% BU
2020 W 22 462 1.1% Proof
2021  $ 220 3%
2021 W $ 240 3% Proof
2022  1.4%
2022 W 0.4% Proof
2023  1.8%
2023 W 0.7% Proof

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Bullion value: USD 234.53 Search tips
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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Sold price
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Dollars "American Gold Eagle" (Bullion Coinage)
Katz
Auction 96
Lot 128
Internet Archive
Sep 23, 2023 1989 – MCMLXXXIX UNC USD 256.86
(EUR 241.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Dollars "American Gold Eagle" (Bullion Coinage)
Katz
Auction 66
Lot 745
Internet Archive
Sep 18, 2022 1989 – MCMLXXXIX UNC USD 234.48
(EUR 220.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Dollars "American Gold Eagle" (Bullion Coinage)
Katz
Auction 84
Lot 1410
Internet Archive
May 27, 2023 1992 USD 202.50
(EUR 190.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Dollars "American Gold Eagle" (Bullion Coinage)
Katz
Auction 79
Lot 2312
Internet Archive
Mar 21, 2023 Undetermined UNC USD 187.58
(EUR 176.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Dollars "American Gold Eagle" (Bullion Coinage)
Katz
Auction 79
Lot 2311
Internet Archive
Mar 21, 2023 Undetermined UNC USD 206.77
(EUR 194.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
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