Information and History of 1988 $25 Gold Coins
Value of 1988 Twenty Five Dollar Gold Coin
The 1988 $25 gold coin is basically just a precious metals coin. All that means is that the value of the coin will fluctuate based on the current market value of gold. This is a half ounce coin. So you can divide the current price of gold by two to get the coin’s intrinsic value. Collectors refer to these as AGE or American Gold Eagles. The United States Mint markets these coins every year. The only change is just the year; otherwise everything else is exactly the same. It doesn’t matter if the coin was minted in 1988, 2008, or any other year – you will always see the same features.
The 1988 half ounce coin has text that reads: MCMLXXXVIII – Liberty – United States of America – E Pluribus Unum – In God We Trust – 1/2 OZ. Fine Gold ~ 25 Dollars – MB JW. The front or obverse of the coin pictures a female (Lady Liberty) holding a branch. The back or reverse of the coin has an eagle.
1988-P $25 Gold American Eagle Proof: At the top of the page you can see where there were 76,528 $25 proof gold coins released by the U.S. Mint in 1988. If you see a small P under the year, then you have a proof coin. Everything else about the two coins is the same.
Right now we are paying at least the full melt value for 1988 $25 AGE coins. Contact us to get an exact offer on your coin or entire collection.