Information and History of 1997 $25 Gold Coins
Value of 1997 Twenty Five Dollar Gold Coin
The 1997 $25 gold coin is essentially just a precious metals coin. All that means is that the value of the coin will fluctuate based on the current price 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 releases these coins every year. The only change is just the year; otherwise everything else is exactly the same. It doesn’t matter if the coin was released. 1997, 2006, or any other year – you will always see the same features.
The 1997 half ounce coin has text that says: 1997 – 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 an eagle. The front or obverse of the coin has a woman (Lady Liberty) holding a torch.
1997-W $25 Gold American Eagle Proof: At the top of the page you can see where there were 26,344 $25 proof gold coins released by the U.S. Mint in 1997. If you see a small W under the year, then you have a proof coin. The two types of coins are virtually identical otherwise.
Right now we are paying at least the full melt value for 1997 $25 AGE coins. Contact us to get an exact offer on your coin or entire collection.