Description and Analysis

Gold Eagles - $50
2000 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.

After such a huge run-up in mintages, sales of $50 bullion gold eagles crashed spectacularly in 2000, dropping by over 70%. Quality was better than ever, however, with over 16% earning the grade of MS70 at NGC. (6/2016)