Information and History of 2001 $50 Gold Coins
Value of 2001 Fifty Dollar Gold Coin
The 2001 $50 gold coin is essentially just a bullion coin. All that means is that the value of the coin will fluctuate depending on the current price of gold. This is a one ounce coin. So it is worth what one ounce of gold is worth. Collectors refer to these as AGE or American Gold Eagles. The United States Mint releases these coins every year. The only difference is the year on the coin; no other coin changes take place. It doesn’t matter if the coin was minted in 2001, 1996, or any other year – you will always see the same features.
The 2001 one ounce coin has text that says: 2001 – Liberty – United States of America – E Pluribus Unum – In God We Trust – 1 OZ. Fine Gold ~ 50 Dollars – MB JW. The front or obverse of the coin pictures a woman (Lady Liberty) holding a branch and torch. The back or reverse of the coin has a flying eagle.
2001-W $50 Gold American Eagle Proof: At the top of the page you can see where there were 24,555 $50 proof gold coins released by the U.S. Mint in 2001. Regular issue coins don’t have a mintmark. Proof coins have the letter W below the year on the front of the coin. The two types of coins are virtually identical otherwise.
Right now we are paying at least the full melt value for 2001 $50 AGE coins. Contact us to get an exact offer on your coin or entire collection.