World Champions in South Africa 2010

Prices

Official retail price in Spain, excluding any relevant taxes:

The Set 

Complete Set - 121 Euros (*)

Individual coins

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.


Details

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.

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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

Moneda 8 reales plata

The reverse of this coin features the hands of a goalkeeper reaching to stop the ball, which is depicted as the earth's globe.

The obverse portrays the likeness of His Majesty King Juan Carlos.

The 1/25th ounce gold coin

Moneda 1/25 de onza oro

The reverse of this coin reproduces the image of a football player in the act of running. Beneath this, two football balls, each one showing the outline of a different world continent.

The obverse portrays the likeness of His Majesty King Juan Carlos.


Introduction

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.