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2012-W 1 oz Proof American Gold Buffalo Coin (Box + CoA)

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Discover the legacy of the Proof American Gold Buffalo Coins, a cherished offering from the United States Mint since 2006. Standing as the inaugural 24-karat gold collectible alongside the BU version, the 2012-W 1 oz Proof American Gold Buffalo Coins are now within reach, ready for purchase from BGASC.


  • Coins arrive in capsules with an included display box and a Certificate of Authenticity!
  • 7th year of availability for the Proof American Gold Buffalo Coin!
  • Limited mintage of 19,715 gold coins!
  • Contains 1 Troy oz of .9999 pure gold.
  • Holds a face value of $50 (USD) by the United States.
  • Indigenous figure featured on the obverse.
  • American bison showcased on the reverse.
  • Includes a W mint mark from the West Point Mint.

These 2012-W 1 oz Proof American Gold Buffalo Coins come secured in protective plastic capsules, each accompanied by its presentation box and an official Certificate of Authenticity from the United States Mint.


On the obverse of the 2012-W 1 oz Proof Gold Buffalo Coin, discover a compelling portrait of a Native American chief, radiating stoic authority, a rendition inspired by James Earle Fraser’s renowned 1913 Buffalo Nickel. Inscriptions include 2012, W, and LIBERTY.


Turning to the reverse of the 2012-W Proof American Gold Buffalo Coin, encounter a majestic buffalo, its imposing presence dominating the design as it stands in left-profile relief upon a mound of earth. Inscriptions read IN GOD WE TRUST, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, $50, and 1 OZ .9999 FINE GOLD.


Amassing admiration since its 2006 debut, the Proof American Gold Buffalo Coin embodies exceptional design, unparalleled purity, and restricted availability, capturing the hearts of collectors and investors alike.

Today, recognized as a quintessential piece of American coinage, the Proof American Gold Buffalo Coin stands as a valuable asset in any collection or investment portfolio. Each coin is an homage to the iconic obverse and reverse designs of the historic US Buffalo Nickel.


Ready to acquire these prestigious coins? Connect with BGASC at 888-992-4272 with any questions you may have. We can also be reached via email or through our online chat feature.

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Year 2012
Mint Mark W - West Point
Metals Purity .9999
Producer US Mint
Thickness 2.95 mm
Diameter 32.7 mm
Condition Proof
Denomination $50
Country United States
Designer (Obverse) James Earle Fraser
Designer (Reverse) James Earle Fraser
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series American Buffalo
Certificate of Authenticity Yes
Packaging Presentation Packaging
Metal Content 1 Troy Ounce
Shipping Orders over $199 Ship Free
Mintage 19,715
Packaging Dimensions 5.3 x 4.0 x 1.2
Capsule Size 32 mm

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