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2008 US Eagle 1-oz Gold Proof Coin
Other Versions: [Brilliant Uncirculated]
|Gold Content||1 oz.|
|Year of Issue||2008|
The 2008 American Eagle Gold Coin’s obverse design features a rendition of Augustus Saint-Gaudens' full length figure of Lady Liberty with flowing hair, holding a torch in her right hand and an olive branch in her left. The reverse design, by sculptor Miley Busiek, features a male eagle carrying an olive branch flying above a nest containing a female eagle and her hatchlings.
The 2008 US Eagle 1oz Gold Proof Coin was struck by the US Mint in the year 2008 and belongs to the Eagle series of gold proof coins. Each 22 carat fine gold coin contains 1 troy ounce (31.1035 grams) of gold and is legal tender with a face value of $50.
While the one ounce coins are generally the most popular amongst bullion investors, the American 2008 Eagle Gold Proof coin also comes in fractional ounce sizes of half, quarter and one-tenth oz.
|Other Denominations for the 2008 US Eagle Gold Proof Coin|
|Gold Content||1/2 oz||1/4 oz||1/10 oz|
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