Why Add This PF69 UC 2008-W Proof Silver Eagle to Your Collection Today?
While the U.S. Mint offers a variety of impressive bullion coins on an annual basis, the American Silver Eagle continues to be one of the most popular. This series has been a favorite since its introduction in 1986. The proof Silver Eagle shown here was struck at the West Point Mint in 2008. It had a moderate mintage of 700,979 pieces.
Iconic American Designs by Weinman and Mercanti
The design on the obverse of this proof was originally created by Adolph A. Weinman. This work of art is known as Walking Liberty. The date is below Liberty's feet as she carries a bundle of oak and laurel branches across the scene.
The reverse features the work of John Mercanti. The center shows a heraldic bald eagle, the mintmark is just below the olive branch that the eagle is holding.
Certified PF69 UC by NGC
To have this specimen graded and encapsulated, it was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation. From their 70 point grading scale, it was awarded the grade of Proof 69 for its nearly flawless condition. It also received the Ultra Cameo designation for its impressive visual contrast.
This NGC PF69 UC 2008-W proof Silver Eagle could be a part of your collection, order while you have the chance.
|Year of Issue:||2008|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1032 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||Walking Liberty|
|Reverse Design:||Heraldic eagle with shield and thirteen five-pointed stars|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Adolph A. Weinman|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||John M. Mercanti|