1/4 oz Gold Eagles - $10 Quarter ounce gold eagles
This very popular bullion coin has been issued every year since 1986.
The 1/4oz gold eagle features the St Gaudens 'Walking Liberty' design and the date on the obverse, and a flying eagle with nesting chick and the face value ($10) on the reverse.
The coin is 0.9167 gold, weighs 8.483g and is 22mm in diameter.
From 1986 to 1991 the dates on the 1 / 4 oz gold eagle coins are in the Roman style; after that, in normal numbers. For example, MCMLXXXVII on the obverse indicates the coin was minted in 1987.