2008-W $10 1/2oz Gold Monroe First Spouse NGC PF70 UC

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BranchWest Point
Country of ManufactureUnited States (US)
Currency TypeDollar
Denominating CountryUnited States
Denomination Value10.000000
MintU.S. Mint
Mint MarkW
Year of Issue2008
Diameter (mm)0.000000
Grade DesignationUltra Cameo (UC)
Grading ServiceNGC

Order this 2008-W Elizabeth Monroe First Spouse Gold Proof certified by NGC to be in Proof 70 Ultra Cameo condition and encapsulated with a Brown Label online.

Why purchase this pristine 2008-W First Spouse Elizabeth Monroe 1/2 oz. gold proof coin?

The U.S. Mint gold coin series honoring those who held the esteemed title of First Spouse was introduced in 2007. This 2008 dated release of the series is an homage to First Lady Elizabeth Monroe, wife of fifth U.S. President James Monroe.

  • This 2008-W Elizabeth Monroe coin is perfectly struck from 1/2 Troy oz. of .9999 fine gold.
  • The coin is minted with a lustrous proof finish.
  • The coin is a product of the West Point Mint.
  • The coin is the fifth installment of the First Spouse Gold Coin series.
  • The 26.49 mm diameter, ten dollar denomination coin is issued as legal tender of the United States.
  • The coin is one of only 7,800 minted.

Stunning Depiction of First Lady Elizabeth Monroe

Obverse: The obverse is adorned with a portrait of First Lady Elizabeth Monroe, with her curled hair upswept and tamed by an elegant embroidered headdress. Inscriptions include "ELIZABETH MONROE," "IN GOD WE TRUST," "LIBERTY," "2008," the West Point Mint mark "W" and "5th 1817-1825."

Reverse: On the reverse, Mrs. Monroe is depicted dressed for a formal event, confidently standing beside a lavishly framed White House mirror. The surface of the mirror bears the inscription "REOPENING OF THE WHITE HOUSE 1818." The First Lady had been instrumental in the refurbishment of the White House, which repaired damage inflicted by British Troops during the War of 1812. The image frame contains the inscriptions "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "E PLURIBUS UNUM," "$10," "1/2 OZ." and ".9999 FINE GOLD."

Flawless Proof 70

This 2008-W Elizabeth Monroe First Spouse Gold proof coin was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) for review and awarded the grade of Proof 70 for its perfectly executed strike, pristine surfaces and exceptional eye appeal. The coin also earned the Ultra Cameo (UC) designation, which describes the remarkable amount of contrast between its frosted and mirrored finishes. The 1/2 oz. gold coin is sonically sealed in a protective holder with a classic brown style NGC certification label.

Add this perfectly struck 2008-W Elizabeth Monroe First Spouse Gold proof coin to your collection now!

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