Everyone loves precious and beautiful gold! The metal has outpaced the market over the past 10 years and many investment professionals advise that now is the time diversify portfolios with hard asset gold. This compact 1/10-oz. .999 gold piece, the most affordable and collected of the U.S. Mints ongoing gold eagle series, is a great place to start. The Brilliant Uncirculated $5 gold piece contains 1/10-oz. of pure 22-karat gold.