Description and Analysis

Gold Eagles - $25
1988 EAGLE G$25 MS

Description & Analysis

First struck in 1986, the Gold Eagle coin program is one of the world's most popular gold coin programs. The coins are available in 1/10oz, 1/4oz, 1/2oz, and 1oz sizes, with face values of $5, $10, $25, and $50, respectively.

After such a huge drop in mintage from 1986 to 1987, thse slide continued into 1988. In fact, the mintage decreased by nearly 66% to 45,000. Quality improved slightly, but was still low at just over 2% receiving the grade of 70 from NGC. (6/2016)