Description and Analysis
Gold Eagles - $25
1997 EAGLE G$25 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.
In 1997, there was an increase in mintage on $25 bullion gold eagles for the first time since 1993. Quality also increased a bit, as NGC has graded this year's $25 eagles MS70 approximately 4.6% of the time. (6/2016)