Description and Analysis

Gold Eagles - $25
2000 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.

The year 2000 saw one of the largest drops in gold bullion sales in U.S. Mint history. The $25 gold eagle in particular saw sales drop just under 70%. With a decrease in sales came nicer coins however, and about 11% have received the grade of MS70 from NGC. (6/2016)