The United States Mint released the new American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof coin on April 12. The American Buffalo Gold Proof Coin is the first 24-karat gold proof coin ever struck by the U.S. Mint and is the collector version of the official United States Mint American Buffalo Gold Bullion Coin. Containing .9999 fine 24-karat gold, these coins are among the world’s purest gold coins.
All coins are presented in an elegant hardwood box with a matte finish and a leather-like inset. A Certificate of Authenticity accompanies each coin as well.
The Mint has not set a mintage limit or indicated any household limits at this time. According to the Production and Sales Figures report found at the Mint’s website, the 2017 one-ounce Buffalo proof sold 15,810 units, while the 2019 proof sold 15,754 before being declared sold out.
Coins can be ordered from the United States Mint online at www.USMint.gov or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468).