There are many Gold Coin Specialties for sale from the U.S. Mint’s Coin and Medal Programs, that is popular with collectors because of their stories and symbolism. Unlike ongoing U.S. Mint Gold Bullion series like American Gold Eagles (1986 to date), American Gold Buffalos (2008 to date), and American Liberty High Relief Gold Coins (2015 to date), gold specialty coins are special releases with limited mintages, struck in pure .9999 fine gold, issued in Proof and Uncirculated condition.
The First Spouse gold coin series (2007-2016) honors our nation’s First Ladies in one-half ounce $10 gold coins featuring each First Spouse in the order they served. The very popular 2009 Ultra High Relief Double Eagle Anniversary Gold Coin, reproduced Augustus Saint-Gaudens 1907 Classic in 24-karat gold, using 21st-Century technology. The 2016 Centennial Gold Coin Program saw the release of three classics in 24 karat gold: The Mercury Dime, Standing Liberty Quarter, and Walking Liberty Half Dollar. The End of World War II 75th Anniversary 24-Karat half-ounce gold coin and Quarter-ounce Mayflower 400th Anniversary gold coins, both released in 2020, have been a big hit with both Collectors and Investors.