Ordering opened May 13 for its Proof 2021-W American Buffalo gold 50 coin in the United States Mint, which sold 13,790 of the gold coins that first day.
The 1-ounce .9999 fine gold coin has been provided at $2,740 per coin. Pricing for your coin is subject to change weekly, depending on fluctuations in the closing spot price of gold reported from the London Bullion Market Association.
The American Buffalo gold $5 coin has no item limitation and no household order restrictions.
The obverse and reverse designs are drawn from American sculptor James Earle Fraser’s embraced designs for its 1913 Indian Head, Bison on Mound 5-cent coin.
The very same designs were used for the 2001 American Buffalo silver dollars.
The Buffalo gold coin series was released during the 2006 calendar year.
The 2020 version
The Mint’s May 9, 2021, sales report indicates 11,887 of this Proof 2020-W American Buffalo gold $50 coins have been sold.
The Proof 2020-W coin was offered at $2,615 prior to being contemplated sold out.
Production of the Proof 2020-W American Buffalo gold coins has been interrupted for several weeks beginning April 15, 2020, when output at the West Point Mint stopped due to COVID-19 pandemic protocols.