2008-W 1/10 oz Gold Buffalo BU (w/Box & COA)


Product Details

2008 was the only year the U.S. Mint made Gold Buffalos in fractional sizes or with the special burnished finish. This 1/10 oz. burnished Buffalo has a mintage of only 17,429, and comes in its original presentation box!

Coin Highlights:

  • Contains 1/10 oz. of .9999 fine Gold.
  • Coin comes in original mint packaging and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.
  • Special burnished finish, available for Gold Buffalos in 2008 only, gives the coin a unique matte appearance.
  • Obverse: James Earle Fraser’s classic portrait of a Native American in profile, as first seen on the Buffalo Nickel in 1913.
  • Reverse: An 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.
SKU: 412GLDUNC Categories: , , ,
Purchase In Store


  • Product ID: 412
  • Year:2008
  • Grade: Brilliant Uncirculated
  • Denomination:$5.00
  • Mint Mark: W – West Point
  • Metal Content:0.1 troy oz.
  • Purity:.9999
  • Thickness:1.19 mm
  • Diameter:16.5 mm