About the 1989 $5 Gold American Eagle Proof
Experience the pleasure of owning the proof version of a Gold American Eagle. This 1989 $5 proof contains 1/10th Troy oz. of .9167 gold, and comes to you nearly untouched: in the brilliant uncirculated condition of a coin meant to stand as a work of art in its own right.
On the obverse you'll find Lady Liberty holding a torch and an olive branch. The sun rises behind her. On the reverse, a female eagle welcomes her mate back to the nest. The male eagle carries an olive branch as well. These beautiful, timeless designs have been delighting collectors since the series launched. In addition, this coin bears a Roman numeral date mark, a style only used for six years of this series.
What makes this coin a good buy?
This coin offers a unique opportunity. As a fractional gold coin it offers an accessible price point, a lovely way to invest in gold even if you're on a budget.
As a proof with a unique date mark from a series in steady demand, this coin is also positioned to grow its value far beyond the spot price of gold. While there are no guarantees, this is nevertheless a low-risk choice carrying the possibility of future rewards.