|United States Gold Coins
The first United States gold coins were minted in 1795. The during the
Great Depression in 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt prohibited
Americans from owning gold. It is legal now to own gold coins, and you
will find many types in the drop down menu above.
|Learn more about this coin in
the Official Red Book® A Guide
Book of United States Coins.
Collectors around the country
love the book's grade-by-grade
values, auction records,
historical background, detailed
photographs, and accurate
mintage data. How rare are your
coins? How much are they
worth? The Red Book tells you!