Serving Collectors and Investors for Over 50 Years. 1982 US Gold 1/2 oz American Arts Commemorative Medal – Frank Lloyd Wright BU. 1982 US Gold (1/2 oz) American Arts Medals – Frank Lloyd Wright – Architect American Arts Commemorative Series was a series of gold bullion medallions produced by the United States Mint from 1980 through 1984. Like American gold coins which circulated until 1933, these medallions were struck in a. Issued over 5 years and featuring a diverse range of great American artists, these medallions come in two sizes: 1 troy ounce and 1/2 troy ounce. Sales were dismal compared to the number minted due to several of factors, including a cumbersome ordering process as problems with the medallions themselves. The most cited issue was the lack of any indication of the issuing authority, gold content, and legal tender status on the medallions themselves. Over the ensuing years, various changes were made to the program in attempt to bolster sales. While the series experienced slow sales and were deemed a failure by some, it did set the stage for the immensely popular and successful American Eagle gold and silver bullion coin series. These unique medallions are becoming scarce as many have been melted over time. Medallion Design Obverse: Portrait of architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Reverse: Features Wright’s architectural masterpiece Fallingwater. ” This listing uses “Reference Images” The “Reference Images used in this listing Description were created by Liberty Coin for reference only to depict the quality of the item you will receive. You will NOT receive the exact item that was photographed to create the Reference Images. However, the actual item you will receive is guaranteed to be similar to that shown and exactly as described. 0.5 troy oz. 90% gold, 7% copper, 3% silver. The Date your Order is placed is considered Day Zero (0). If you need to change the Address you need to cancel your order and place a new order using the correct address. We reserve the right to make Carrier and Service Level selection based upon operating conditions and order size, weight, destination and value. We are unable to accommodate requests for specific Carriers. Carriers Recycle Tracking Numbers. We are not responsible for Carrier Delays due to operating issues such as bad weather, mechanical failures, or other service level disruptions. If your package has been Confirmed as Delivered by the Carrier, but you do not believe you received the package, please contact the Carrier directly. Bullion coins, bars and rounds are mass-produced and are not manufactured to the same quality standards as Collector Coins. Listed prices for bullion products are firm and not negotiable. Prices will change with movements in the spot price of the underlying metal while precious metals markets are open. When purchasing “Random Brand” items you can expect to receive Brands and Design of our choice, based on inventory on hand when your order is fulfilled. Our inventory is located in a secure location with limited access. We cannot accommodate requests to search for specific Brands. When purchasing “Random Date” coins, you can expect to receive Dates and Mintmarks of our choice, depending upon current stock on hand. We cannot accommodate requests to search for specific Dates. Pre-Owned Vintage US Mint Products. Except for current year products, nearly all of our US Mint products have been previously owned. Unless otherwise disclosed, all of our US Mint products come with their complete original packaging. We inspect all pre-owned US Mint products prior to offering them for sale. We only sell sets that have passed our inspection; the coins are typically free of excessive hazing, spotting, or distracting toning. While these items are typically in very good condition for their age, these vintage products are not new. Use of “Reference Images”. We typically have multiple quantities available of many of our most popular products. As a result we often use “Reference Images” to represent the actual product. When a “Reference Image” is used to merchandise a product, that use will be disclosed in the Listing as follows: “The “Reference Images used in this listing Description were created by Liberty Coin for reference only to depict the quality of the item you will receive. Prices and availability of products and services are subject to change without notice. Errors will be corrected when discovered and Liberty Coin LLC reserves the right to revoke any stated offer and to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions including after an order has been submitted and whether or not the order has been confirmed.