When you are buying gold coins these are the things to look for: Type of coin - Eagle, Sovereign etc. Size of coin - These can vary also. Sometimes measured in value and sometimes in weight. Face Value - 1 dollar or five dollar or even 10 dollar (for US or Canadian coins) for example. Weight - Usually measured in troy ounces or part of an oz but grams have also become a popular weight measurement recently. Fineness - (999% fine) Amount of gold compared to other metals such as silver.
If you are investing in gold coins, then you must be interested in knowing the value of Gold Buffalo. This coin, also known as American Buffalo, costs at least $1100 each one. In addition, this Buffalo Gold coin is 99.99 percent gold and its monetary value is seen to increase through the years.