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2006-W 1 oz Reverse Proof Gold Eagle $50 (20th Anniversary) NGC PF70 Top 50 Label

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2006-W 1 oz Reverse Proof Gold Eagle $50 (20th Anniversary) NGC PF70 Top 50 Label

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Why purchase this 20th Anniversary Reverse Proof Gold American Eagle coin?

Issued as part of a three coin 20th Anniversary Set, this 2006-W American Gold Eagle was the U.S. Mint's first release struck with a reverse Proof finish. The coin is among those noted in the book "Top 50 Most Popular Modern Coins" authored by Eric Jordan and John Maben. The coin is struck at the West Point Mint from 1 Troy oz. of .9167 fine gold, its mintage reported as a remarkably low 9,996.

Gorgeous Patriotic Design

The obverse features Lady Liberty as designed Augustus Saint-Gaudens in 1907, walking forward carrying a flaming torch and an olive branch, with the rays of the rising sun behind her, surrounded by fifty stars. "LIBERTY," "2006" and "W" are inscribed.

A bald eagle in flight is depicted on the reverse, carrying an olive branch to his nest, where his mate and young await his return, designed by Miley Busiek in 1986.

Perfectly Struck Proof 70 with Top 50 Label

This flawless 2006-W 20th Anniversary $50 Gold Eagle coin is graded a flawless Proof 70 by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). Minted especially for collectors, this low mintage Reverse Proof coin is presented in an NGC holder accompanied by a specially designed certification label adorned with the red star logo from the "Top 50 Most Popular Modern Coins" book.

This 20th Anniversary Gold American Eagle Reverse Proof will make an impressive addition to your collection! Purchase the perfectly graded coin with a "Top 50" label from MCM now!


Year of Issue:2006
Mint:U.S. Mint
Mint Mark:W
Branch:West Point
Grading Service:NGC
Grade:PF70
Finish:Reverse Proof
Label/Signature:Top 50 Label
Composition:Gold
Purity:0.9167
Display Weight:1 oz
Weight in Grams:31.1032 g
Weight in Ounces:1 oz
Diameter:32.7 mm
Thickness:2.87 mm
Edge Type:Reeded
Country:United States
Legal Tender:United States
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:50
Mintage:9,996
Obverse Design:Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle design
Reverse Design:Family of Eagles
Reverse Designer/Engraver:Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Obverse Designer/Engraver:Miley Busiek