Information and History of 2016 $5 Gold Coins
Value of 2016 Five Dollar Gold Coin
The 2016 $5 gold coin is in most cases just a precious metals coin. All that means is that the value of the coin will fluctuate based on the current trading value of gold. This coin weighs a tenth of an ounce. So you can divide the current price of gold by ten to get the precious metal value of this coin. Collectors refer to these as AGE or American Gold Eagles. The United States Mint sells these coins every year. The only change is just the year; no other coin changes take place. Whether we are talking about a coin issued in 2016, 1999, or any other year – you will always see the same features.
The 2016 tenth ounce coin has this written on it: 2016 – Liberty – United States of America – E Pluribus Unum – In God We Trust – 1/10 OZ. Fine Gold ~ 5 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.
There are two types of 2016 $5 AGE coins. Some have a W below the date and others will not. If your coin has a W then it is a proof. The 2016 coins without a mint mark are just regular strikes. The mint will releases production figures for each coin at the beginning on 2017 once they have calculated the mintage.
Right now we are paying at least the full melt value for 2016 $5 AGE coins. Contact us to get an exact offer on your coin or entire collection.