Spain's football team was proclaimed shining World Champion in the all-nations tournament held this year in South Africa.
To commemorate this great success for Spanish sports, the Spanish Royal Mint has minted a new coin set entitled "World Champions South Africa 2010" composed of two coins, one of .999 gold and the other of sterling silver.
Minted in Proof quality, these collector coins come in stylish jewel cases. They can be purchased singly, each coin in its own presentation case, or as a set, both coins displayed together in the same case.
|Name||Composition||Face value||Weight||Diameter||Mint run|
|The 8 reales silver coin||925 silver||10 €||27 g||40 mm||20.000|
|The 1/25th ounce gold coin||999 gold||20 €||1,24 g||13,92 mm||20.000|
The 8 reales silver coin
Official retail price in Spain, excluding any relevant taxes:
Complete Set - 121 Euros (*)
The 8 reales silver coin - 44 Euros
The 1/25th ounce gold coin - 77 Euros (**)
(*) Sets containing gold and silver coins: VAT will be applied only to the silver coins.
(**) 8-escudos gold: exempt from VAT in EU member states.