We Buy and Sell Bullion
Island Gold Buys and Sells Bullion. Bullion takes different forms. It might be in coins such as US issued Silver Eagles or Gold Eagles or other Gold Coins or Silver Coins. It might come in a bar form and issued by a reputable assay and refining company. These items are often bought and sold for their investment value and are priced based on the current market rates for gold, silver, platinum at time of purchase or sale. If you are wanting to buy physical gold or silver then stop in today and we can take care of any of your needs. Even if we don’t have it in stock, we can order it and have it delivered to our store or directly to your home if you prefer. It should also be noted that when buying bullion, the buyer usually pays a premium above the spot value and usually does not receive this premium when selling to a dealer.
We Buy Coins
Island Gold buys coins containing Silver, Gold and or Platinum. Many pre-1964 Currency coins from the US have Silver in them. Some other countries also produced coins with some silver content. Silver content varies and below are some general guidelines . Coins with Silver in them often look different from newer coins. Bring in your coins and we will be happy to have a look and tell you what we can.
Silver Content in US Coins
Many US Coins dated 1964 and Older contain Silver and are often referred to as Constitutional Silver . The Silver content often make the coin more valuable than it’s face value. If you have a coin jar it is worth looking through the coins and look for Dollars, Half Dollars, Quarters and Dimes with dates of 1964 and Older and 1970 and older for Kennedy Half Dollars.
Here are some guidelines for US Coins:
- 1964 and Older 90% Silver (Dimes, Quarters, Half Dollars, Dollars)
- 1965-1970 40% Silver – Kennedy Half Dollars only
- 1942-1945 War Nickels, 35% Silver must have mint mark P, D or S above Monticello (monument on back).