Why purchase this exceptionally graded 2020-W Proof Gold American Buffalo coin?
The U.S. Mint has issued its American Gold Buffalo series annually since 2006. The series features a revival of the 1913 Buffalo Nickel designed by renowned sculptor James Earle Fraser, who is credited with many of the classically styled sculptures on display in and around Washington D.C. Representing the 15th year of release, this 2020 Gold Buffalo proof coin produced at the West Point Mint contains 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine gold.
Design Adapted from Historic U.S. Coinage
Black Diamond, an American buffalo from New York's Central Park Zoo, is illustrated on the reverse, with "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" curving above. Additionally inscribed "E PLURIBUS UNUM," "IN GOD WE TRUST," "$50" and "1 OZ. .9999 FINE GOLD."
Fraser's rendition of a Native American Chief in profile graces the obverse, featuring a composite of characteristics from three live models. Inscribed "LIBERTY," "2020" and "W."
Virtually Flawless Ultra Cameo Proof 69
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has awarded this 2020-W 1 oz. Gold American Buffalo proof coin the nearly perfect grade of Proof 69. The coin features an astounding amount visual contrast between the frosted design elements and mirrored backgrounds, for which the proof earned the additional designation Ultra Cameo (UC). The $50 proof coin is presented in a protective NGC holder accompanied by a NGC certification label.
This beautifully struck example of the U.S. Mint's American Gold Buffalo series will make an exciting addition to your collection! Purchase the 2020-W 1 oz. proof coin from MCM today!
This 2020-W 1 oz Gold American Buffalo Proof $50 Coin NGC PF69 UC is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.
|Year of Issue:||2020|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||Native American Head (modified Indian Head Nickel design)|
|Reverse Design:||American Bison (modified Indian Head Nickel design)|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||James Earle Fraser|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||James Earle Fraser|
Current gold buffalo mintage chart. Figures accurate as of 1/10/2021.