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1997 1/10 oz American Gold Eagle Coin

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Looking to enhance your coin collection with gold? Whether you’re diving into the world of precious metals or you’re a seasoned gold aficionado, the 1997 1/10 oz American Gold Eagle Coin stands out as a fantastic addition to your treasures. This coin, the official gold bullion of the United States, is the smallest size in the series. Secure yours today, at BGASC.


  • Delivered in a protective plastic flip!
  • Minted in 1997!
  • 528,515 coins minted in total!
  • Contains 1/10 Troy oz of actual gold content.
  • Bears a face value of $5 backed by the American government.
  • The obverse side includes Lady Liberty walking with a torch and olive branch.
  • The reverse field includes bald eagles and their nest, with one carrying an olive branch.

Your peace of mind is guaranteed as this 1997 American Eagle 1/10 oz Gold Coin arrives protected in a durable plastic flip. Whether displayed or stored, it helps maintain its original condition.


The obverse design is a timeless portrayal of Lady Liberty, enriched with intricate details from Augustus Saint-Gaudens’ original artwork. Liberty’s graceful stride, radiant sunbeams, and the Capitol building subtly embedded in the image represent the artist’s masterful touch. Inscriptions read LIBERTY, and 1997.


On the reverse, Miley Busiek Frost’s iconic artwork captures the essence of American values. Three majestic eagles, symbolizing strength and peace, adorn this side, making it a compelling addition to your collection. Inscriptions include UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, IN GOD WE TRUST, 1/10 OZ FINE GOLD, and 5 DOLLARS.


The American Gold Eagle series stands as the official gold bullion coin of the United States, among the most sought-after gold coins worldwide. Debuting in 1986 with a 1 oz coin and three fractional weights, these coins have been released annually, in all four weights, ever since.


Call us at 888-992-4272 for inquiries or swiftly place your order online. Our team is also available via email or through our online chat feature, ready to assist you promptly.

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Year 1997
Mint Mark Not Shown
Metals Purity .9167
Producer US Mint
Thickness 1.19 mm
Diameter 16.5 mm
Inner Pack 50
Outer Pack 500
Condition Uncirculated
Denomination $5
Country United States
Designer (Obverse) Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Designer (Reverse) Miley Busiek
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series American Eagle
Certificate of Authenticity No
Capsule Size 16.5 mm
Packaging Plastic Flip
Metal Content .1 Troy Ounce
Shipping Orders over $199 Ship Free
Packaging Dimensions .7 x .7 x .05

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