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Gold has been mankind’s obsession since first coined by the Romans in 50 B.C. the dawn of civilization. Used as money in America’s first gold coins — the original old United States Mint in 1795. Today, portfolios. China more than 3,000 years ago, gold was Eagles — were produced by the three-yeargold coins are not found in general circulation. Instead, they are often found in investment When you invest in gold, choose the

a bureau of the Department of the Treasury. The official mint of the U.S. government, it makes the Nation’s circulating legal-tender meticulous craftsmanship. coinage, and it is regarded worldwide for its The United States Mint also produces proof, uncirculated and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver, gold States Mint at West Point, New York. and platinum bullion coins. American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins are minted at the United When you decide to invest, choose an

bullion coins that feature the very symbol of our Nation’s freedom — the American Eagle. Choose American Eagle Gold bullion coins. Bullion Coins from the United States Mint — among the world’s leading gold Investing in American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins increases your portfolio’s diversity. They bring balance, because their value often moves independently of stocks and

American tradition. A portfolio diversifier. A great gift or reward. Invest in American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins. Choose Eagles first.

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bonds. They offer liquidity, meaning they

are easy to buy and sell. These bullion coins are tangible investments whose beauty and artistry you can literally enjoy in the palm also make affordable, thoughtful gifts. of your hand. Available in four denominations, they sell at a variety of prices — smaller sizes

You can even include them in an Individual Retirement Account (IRA).931 grams Weight 1. as well as many brokerage houses and participating banks.70 mm Diameter 0. Each coin contains its full.S. too. which by law.0.393 grams Diameter 0.0.100 Troy Ounce 3. Their face values are symbolic. plus a small premium to cover coinage and distribution costs. may be sold for cash at many coin and precious metals dealers worldwide. Investment advisors often suggest that this relationship may help to reduce portfolio volatility.50 mm 0.250 Troy Ounce 7. symbolizing family tradition and unity.2727 Troy Ounce 8. American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins are the easy. Their weight.110 grams Weight 0.483 grams 0. American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins are welcome in major investment markets worldwide. The reverse pictures a family of eagles.00 mm Diameter 0. the forces that determine the price of many financial assets.776 grams 0.070" 1.15 mm Thickness One-Quarter Ounce Gold Reverse Content Weight Diameter Thickness Gold .966 grams Weight 1. They sell at prevailing gold market prices.. .113" 2.552 grams Content 0. One Ounce Gold Obverse (Common Obverse) American Eagle Gold Bullion Coin Specifications One Ounce Gold Reverse GOVERNMENT GUARANTEE Buy American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins at major coin and precious metals dealers.085" 2. They are also legal tender. One-Half Ounce Gold Reverse Gold . stated weight of pure gold. The obverse is based on world-renowned American sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ design for the prized 1907 $20 gold coin. American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins are minted according to the durable. must be taken from newly mined sources in the U.287" 32. content and purity are guaranteed by the U.00 mm 0. Gold . EASY TO BUY AND SELL One measure of an investment is liquidity: How easily can it be converted to cash? American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins. 22-karat standard for circulating gold coinage. American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins are rich in history.866" 22.S.500 Troy Ounce 15.1091 Troy Ounce 3.0909 Troy Ounces 33. government backing. with their unique U. and in many cases counter. convenient and affordable way to add gold to your portfolio. The balance consists of silver and copper.78 mm One-Tenth Ounce Gold Reverse Content Gold .BULLION COINS AMERICAN EAGLE GOLD Authorized by Congress in 1985 and first minted in 1986.049" 1.104 grams Content 1. That is because the forces that determine gold prices usually differ from.1 Troy Ounce 31. added to increase the coin’s durability and to help resist scratching and marring.26 mm Thickness Coins shown throughout are not actual size. PORTFOLIO DIVERSIFICATION Many investment experts believe that adding gold to your portfolio may improve its performance. because gold’s market price — which is reported in the market pages and Web sites of major newspapers — has historically been higher.063" 27.S.650" 16.87 mm Thickness American Eagle Gold Bullion Coins are one of the United States’ only official investmentgrade gold bullion coins. government.5455 Troy Ounce 16.

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