2017 Gold Buffalo Proof Bullion Coin from the United States Mint

The United States Mint 2017 American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof Coin (product code 17EL) will be available for purchase beginning on May 11 at noon Eastern Time (ET).

Produced since 2006, this .9999 fine, 24-karat gold coin features designs that are based on the original 1913 Type I Buffalo nickel designed by James Earle Fraser. The obverse design portrays a profile representation of a Native American, while the reverse features an American Buffalo (also known as a bison).

Each coin is presented in an elegant matte-finish hardwood box with a leather-like inset with a Certificate of Authenticity.

The 2017 American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof Coin is priced according to the range in which it appears on the Mint’s Pricing of Numismatic Gold, Commemorative Gold, and Platinum Products table. Current pricing information is available at https://catalog.usmint.gov/coins/gold-coins/.

Orders will be accepted at https://catalog.usmint.gov/ and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468). Hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1-888-321-MINT. Information about shipping options is available at https://catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/shipping.html.

About the United States Mint

usmintThe United States Mint was created by Congress in 1792 and became part of the Department of the Treasury in 1873. It is the Nation’s sole manufacturer of legal tender coinage and is responsible for producing circulating coinage for the Nation to conduct its trade and commerce.

The United States Mint also produces numismatic products, including proof, uncirculated, and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver and gold bullion coins. The United States Mint’s numismatic programs are self-sustaining and operate at no cost to taxpayers.

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American Buffalo Gold Proof Coins Currently Available on eBay

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2006-W American Gold Buffalo Proof (1 oz) $50 Current Price: $1340.71
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2006-W American Buffalo $50 GOLD Proof Coin PCGS PR70DCAM Current Price: $1363.0
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2013-W American Buffalo 1 Troy Oz. Gold $50 Reverse Proof Coin G$50 - OGP & COA Current Price: $1375.0
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2008-W $5 GOLD AMERICAN BUFFALO 1/10 Oz. Fractional Proof Coin w/ OGP & COA Current Price: $399.0
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2006 W 1 oz American Buffalo Gold Proof $50 Current Price: $1495.0
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2013 US Mint American Buffalo 1oz gold coin Current Price: $1527.0
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