Washington — The United States Mint is pleased to announce the release of the 2018 American Liberty One-Tenth Ounce Gold Proof Coin (product code 18XF) on February 8 at noon Eastern Time (ET).
Produced at the West Point Mint, the obverse (heads) of this 24-karat gold coin features a profile of Liberty wearing a crown of stars and the inscriptions LIBERTY, 2018, and IN GOD WE TRUST.
The reverse (tails) depicts a bold and powerful eagle in flight, with its eyes toward opportunity and a determination to attain it. Inscriptions are UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, 1/10 OZ. .9999 FINE GOLD, and 10 DOLLARS.
Each coin is encapsulated and packaged in an elegant burgundy, satin-lined presentation case with a certificate of authenticity.
Like all United States Mint products containing precious metals, this coin will be priced according to the range in which it appears on the bureau’s Pricing of Numismatic Gold, Commemorative Gold, and Platinum Products table. Current pricing information is available on our catalog site.
The United States Mint will accept orders at its online catalog and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order by calling 1-888-321-MINT (6468). Information on shipping options is available at the Mint’s website.
Orders will be limited to five per household. Mintage is limited to 135,000 coins.
About the United States Mint
The United States Mint was created by Congress in 1792 and became part of the Department of the Treasury in 1873. It is the Nation’s sole manufacturer of legal tender coinage and is responsible for producing circulating coinage for the Nation to conduct its trade and commerce. The United States Mint also produces numismatic products, including Proof, Uncirculated, and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver and gold bullion coins. Its numismatic programs are self-sustaining and operate at no cost to taxpayers.
Note: To ensure that all members of the public have fair and equal access to United States Mint products, orders placed prior to the official on-sale date and time of February 8, 2018, at noon ET, will not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.
Press release courtesy of the United States Mint.