With a mintage of 9,074, the 2008-W 1 oz Gold Buffalo is the scarcest piece of the entire Buffalo series to date. This coin has been graded a perfect MS-70 by NGC, and bears the Early Releases designation.
- Contains 1 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
- NGC encapsulation protects and guarantees the coin's perfect MS-70 condition.
- The Early Releases designation certifies that this coin was received within the first 30 days of the coin's release.
- A population of only 1,313 of these coins are graded MS-70 ER by NGC, as of May 2015.
- This 2008-W Buffalo is minted with a special burnished finish, only available in 2008.
- Obverse: James Earle Fraser's classic portrait of an American Indian in profile, as first seen on the Buffalo Nickel in 1913.
- Reverse: the American Buffalo, adapted from the original reverse of the classic Buffalo Nickel. This image is thought to be based on Black Diamond, a buffalo living in the Central Park Zoo in the early 20th century.
- Sovereign coin backed by the U.S. government.
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This burnished Gold Buffalo is one of the harder-to-find coins in this highly collectible series, especially in perfect MS-70 condition. Add this 2008-W Gold Buffalo to your cart today!