The American Gold Eagle is the most popular United Stated Mint gold coin and the most widely traded gold bullion coin in the world. 1986 is the first annual production year after the Gold Bullion Act of 1985 established program. The gold selected for the Gold Eagle is sourced directly from the US with additional metal alloys for stability and strength. The American Gold Eagle is designed by Augustus Saint-Gauden. The obverse finds focal on Lady Liberty as she steps out from rays of sunshine. She holds up a torch in one arm, and an olive branch in the other. “LIBERTY” is inscribed within a ring of stars around the rim, along with the year of issue. The dates of this product will be random and may or may not include a variety. The reverse of the Gold Eagle coin shows a male bald eagle in flight carrying an olive branch to his nest where a female awaits with her young. The reverse is designed by Miley Busiek.