Why add this High Relief American Liberty to your coin collection?
Struck at the West Point Mint, this Gold American Liberty represents the first time the United States Mint issued a $100 denomination Gold Coin. The coin also serves a milestone for the Mint as the first contemporary high relief coin produced using the latest in modern digital manufacturing technology. The 2015 American Liberty, struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine gold to a dramatic high relief finish, measures 30.61 mm in diameter, with a reported mintage of 49,325.
Magnificent patriotic imagery.
The obverse, created by Justin Kunz and Phebe Hemphill, features a modernized depiction of Lady Liberty, holding a flaming torch and a fluttering American flag; with inscriptions "LIBERTY," "2015," and "IN GOD WE TRUST." The reverse portrays a gorgeous bald eagle in flight, an olive branch gripped in its talons, created by Paul Balan and Don Everhart. Inscriptions include "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, the "W" Mint mark, "E PLURIBUS UNUM," and the coin's weight, purity and $100 face value.
Perfectly struck Mint State coin.
Minted with collectors in mind, the 2015-W $100 Gold American Liberty High Relief coin is graded a flawless Mint State Mint State 70 by the Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS). Received by the grading service within the first thirty days of release, the coin includes the PCGS First Strike label, signed by Edmund C. Moy, the 38th U.S. Mint Director.
Add this stunning High Relief Gold American Liberty to your collection today!
|Year of Issue:||2015|
|Release Type:||First Strike|
|Label/Signature:||Edmund C. Moy Signed Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1032 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
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