Description and Analysis

Gold Eagles - $50
2011 W EAGLE BURNISHED GOLD EAGLE G$50 MS

Description & Analysis

First struck in 1986, the Gold Eagle coin program is one of the world's most popular gold coin programs. The coins are available in 1/10oz, 1/4oz, 1/2oz, and 1oz sizes, with face values of $5, $10, $25, and $50, respectively.

The burnished eagle coins made their comeback with 1oz $50 coins only in 2011. These coins are struck at the West Point Mint on specially prepared blanks and sport a W mint mark. Quality was great as expected at nearly 87%.