05/18/2024 11:06:11 PM
  • logo

2008-W Proof American Eagle 1/4 oz Gold Coin with Box & CoA

Out of Stock
Sorry! We're sold out right now.
Add to Wishlist to add this product to your Wishlist

The Proof American Eagles from the United States Mint have been available in gold since 1986, though it took until 1988 to have all four weights available for collectors. The 1/4 oz gold coin joined the series in that final debut year in 1988 alongside the 1/10 oz gold coin. Provident Metals now has the 2008-W Proof American Eagle 1/4 oz Gold Coin available to you for purchase online.


  • Arrives with a display box and an included Certificate of Authenticity!
  • 23rd year of release in the Proof American Eagle Gold Series!
  • Final uninterrupted year before the 2009 suspension of Proof Gold Eagles!
  • Declared mintage of 18,877 gold coins!
  • Contains 1/4 Troy oz of actual gold content.
  • Issued a face value of $10 (USD) by the government of the United States.
  • The obverse features Lady Liberty.
  • On the reverse is the family of bald eagles.
  • Comes with a W mint mark from the West Point Mint.

When you purchase one of these 2008-W Proof American Eagle 1/4 oz Gold Coins online from Provident Metals, you will receive a coin that is housed in a display box with an included Certificate of Authenticity from the US Mint. 2008 marked the last year of uninterrupted production for the series as no Proof Gold Eagles were issued in 2009.


The striking obverse of the 2008-W Proof American Eagle Gold Coins is adorned with the captivating figure of Lady Liberty. Crafted by the skilled hands of Augustus Saint-Gaudens, this historic design captures Liberty’s noble stature as she strides ahead. Inscriptions include LIBERTY and 2008.


Witness the captivating reverse of the 2008-W Proof Eagle 1/4 oz Gold Coins, featuring a heartwarming depiction of an American bald eagle family. With exquisite detail, the design portrays a majestic male eagle soaring elegantly above the family nest, where a devoted female eagle diligently protects the newborn hatchlings. Inscriptions on this side read UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, IN GOD WE TRUST, 1/4 OUNCE FINE GOLD, 10 DOLLARS, and the W mint mark of West Point.


The West Point Mint is that it is the primary facility responsible for producing gold, silver, and platinum American Eagle bullion coins. It has been in operation since 1937 and is renowned for its production of high-quality precious metal coins, including the popular American Eagle series. The West Point Mint’s coins bear a distinctive “W” mint mark, indicating their origin from this facility.


Provident Metals customer service is available at 800-313-3315. We are also available to you online using our live chat and email address features.

How Does Free Shipping Work?

When the subtotal of your purchase, including applicable discounts, is $199 or more, you receive free shipping for your entire order. In order to receive free shipping on purchases of $199 or more, you must live within the 50 US states. For orders less than $199, a $9.95 shipping fee applies. All products are discreetly packaged and shipped with full insurance included.

When will my order ship?

Most Provident orders are shipped within one (1) business day of your payment clearing. Payments made via PayPal clear instantly. Bitcoin payments clear instantly once the transaction is confirmed. Credit Card and bank wire payments process within 1 business day. ACH and paper check payments take 3-5 business days. Once payments are processed, products are released to fulfillment for packaging and shipping.

Can I choose the method of shipping?

All orders of $199 or more that are eligible for free shipping are, by default, shipped via a carrier of our choice (USPS or UPS). Depending on the contents and size of your purchase, you may be able to upgrade to a specific carrier during checkout.

Will I need to sign for my package?

For those orders of $999.99 or less, there is no need to sign for your package. However, you may select the option to require a signature at delivery if you want. This can be chosen and paid for at checkout. All orders of $1000 or more require a signature to complete delivery.

What about International Orders?

Provident is only able to ship to addresses in any of the 50 US states. This includes P.O. boxes and APO addresses.

Product Reviews
0 Review(s)
Please or to write a review.

Product Details

Year 2008
Mint Mark W - West Point
Metals Purity .9167
Producer US Mint
Thickness 1.83 mm
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Proof
Denomination $10.00
Country United States
Designer (Obverse) Jennie Norris
Designer (Reverse) Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series American Eagle
Certificate of Authenticity Yes
Mintage 18,877
Packaging Presentation Packaging
Metal Content .25 Troy Ounce
Shipping Orders over $199 Ship Free
Provident ID 4006358