Certified Proof American Gold Eagle $10 2017-W PF70 NGC Moy signed

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    The Certified Proof American Gold Eagle $10 2017-W PF70 NGC Moy signed coin is a stunning representation of American numismatic artistry and precision. Part of the prestigious American Gold Eagle series, this coin is highly coveted by both collectors and investors for its exquisite design, significant gold content, and flawless condition. What sets it apart is the signature of Edmund C. Moy, the 38th Director of the United States Mint, which adds a unique historical touch to this exceptional piece.

    The history of American gold coinage is rich and storied, dating back to the early 19th century when the United States Mint began producing gold coins to facilitate trade and commerce. Over the years, these coins have become cherished symbols of American heritage and excellence.

    The obverse of the Certified Proof American Gold Eagle $10 2017-W features the iconic image of Lady Liberty, originally designed by Augustus Saint-Gaudens for the double eagle. Lady Liberty is portrayed walking forward with a torch of enlightenment held high in one hand and an olive branch in the other, symbolizing both progress and peace. The U.S. Capitol building is seen in the background, and the word "LIBERTY" is inscribed above, with the year of mintage, "2017," displayed below. On the reverse side of the coin, a powerful depiction of a family of American bald eagles takes center stage. The male eagle is shown in flight, carrying an olive branch, a symbol of peace. The female eagle stands vigilantly over her nest with eaglets, representing family and unity. The reverse also bears inscriptions of "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "E PLURIBUS UNUM," and "IN GOD WE TRUST."

    With a diameter of 16.5 millimeters (0.650 inches), this coin is relatively compact, making it a desirable collectible piece. It was minted at the West Point Mint, known for producing high-quality precious metal coins. The West Point Mint is one of the U.S. Mint's premier facilities.

    Weighing 3.393 grams (0.1091 troy ounces), this coin is a fractional piece of the American Gold Eagle series with a denomination of $10. Its small size and modest face value make it accessible to collectors and investors alike, offering an affordable entry point to own a piece of American gold.

    The coin's purity is 91.67%, making it 22-karat gold. This composition includes small amounts of copper and silver, enhancing the coin's durability and making it suitable for circulation. The use of 22-karat gold is a longstanding tradition in American gold coinage.

    As a certified proof coin, the Certified Proof American Gold Eagle $10 2017-W exhibits the highest level of craftsmanship and quality. It has been graded as PF70 (Proof 70) by NGC (Numismatic Guaranty Corporation), indicating that the coin is in impeccable condition. PF70 coins have no visible imperfections and boast pristine surfaces, adding to their allure among collectors.

    What makes this coin particularly special is the signature of Edmund C. Moy on the label. Moy served as the Director of the United States Mint from 2006 to 2011, overseeing the production of U.S. coins during a significant period in the Mint's history. His signature adds a historical and personal dimension to the coin, making it an even more valuable addition to any collection or investment portfolio.

    The Certified Proof American Gold Eagle $10 2017-W PF70 NGC Moy signed coin stands as a testament to American numismatic artistry, historical significance, and uncompromising quality. Its classic design, modest size, fractional denomination, and pristine condition make it a cherished piece of American coinage history and a coveted addition to any numismatic collection.

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    • Year: 2017
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    • Mint Mark: W
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