Information and History of 1996 $25 Gold Coins
Value of 1996 Twenty Five Dollar Gold Coin
The 1996 $25 gold coin is pretty much just a precious metals product. All that means is that the value of the coin will be different based on the current value of gold. This is a half ounce coin. So you can divide the current price of gold by two to get the coin’s intrinsic value. Collectors refer to these as AGE or American Gold Eagles. The United States Mint issues these coins every year. The only change is just the year; no other design changes occur. It doesn’t matter if the coin is from 1996, 2010, or any other year – you will always see the same features.
The 1996 half ounce coin has text that shows: 1996 – Liberty – United States of America – E Pluribus Unum – In God We Trust – 1/2 OZ. Fine Gold ~ 25 Dollars – MB JW. The back or reverse of the coin pictures a flying eagle. The front or obverse of the coin has Lady Liberty holding a torch.
1996-W $25 Gold American Eagle Proof: At the top right of this webpage you can see where there were 35,058 $25 proof gold coins released by the U.S. Mint in 1996. You can tell if you have a proof coin by looking for a small W below the year. The two types of coins are the same otherwise.
Right now we are paying at least the full melt value for 1996 $25 AGE coins. Contact us to get an exact offer on your coin or entire collection.