About the 2011 $50 Gold American Buffalo
The $50 Gold Buffalo coin brings 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine gold to your portfolio. As one of the most reliable and recognizable bullion coins on the market, Gold Buffalos have been quite popular since their initial release. This 2011 coin comes to you in brilliant uncirculated condition, making it ideal for display or later sale.
Each Gold Buffalo offers a taste of American History. The obverse "Indian Head" design was originally found on the "Buffalo Nickel" of the early 20th century. The "Black Diamond" bison design on the reverse is a portrait of a mighty creature that lived at the Central Park Zoo during the same era.
What makes this coin a good buy?
All gold bullion coins make outstanding investments. Precious metals are the only investment you can hold in your hand, and gold is one of the only investments in the world with thousands of years of performance data behind it. It was used as a reliable means of commerce and exchange long before fiat currency existed.
Thus, this coin makes a fine choice either as a starter investment or as an addition to an existing portfolio.