WASHINGTON – The United States Mint announced today that it will begin accepting orders for the one-ounce 2009 American Buffalo Gold Proof Coin at noon Eastern Time (ET) on October 29, 2009.  Its price will be based on the United States Mint’s pricing structure for numismatic products containing precious metals.  To view current pricing information, visit  http://www.usmint.gov/pressroom/index.cfm?flash=yes&action=goldplat.