In 1795 the United States mint produced its first gold coins. Over the next 139 years the mint would produce a variety of gold coins across six different denominations. The production of gold coins for circulation ended in 1933 when Pres. Roosevelt recalled all gold coins back to the federal reserve bank. From the smallest one dollar gold coin that weighs a little over 1 gram, to the largest $20 gold pieces containing almost a full ounce of gold, these articles will introduce you to the variety of United States gold coins.
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