Numismatic $20 Saint Gaudens Coins

saint gaudnes gold coin

There may be many numismatic gold coins on the market but none enjoys the rich heritage that the $20 St. Gaudens gold coin does. It was designed and crafted by the renowned sculpture Augustus Saint Gaudens, who was commissioned by President Roosevelt just at the start of the 20th century. Also known as the Double Eagle, this magnificent $20 gold coin was minted by the U.S. Mint between 1907 and 1933. St. Gaudens lived up to his name and fame by producing the best American coinage design through the Double eagle $20 gold bullion. Specifications of the $20 St Gaudens The weight of the $20 … [Read more...]

St. Gaudens $20 Gold

st gaudens gold coins

Two kinds of buyers are usually interested in the numismatic gold coins designed by Augustus Saint Gaudens; gold collectors and investors who desire the best asset of gold, especially in its purest form, to add to their gold coin collection. These dichotomies serve to increase the value of these rare coins in general, especially for the St. Gaudens $20 gold coins. $20 gold coins are rare productions since their minting was halted in the year 1933 with many earlier pieces melted for the gold content. There are currently just over 1 million US $20 gold pieces in the mint state range in … [Read more...]

Liberty $20 Gold Coins

$20 liberty gold coin

The American Double Eagles were well known as the gold pieces representing American wealth for 84 years with their usage in large transactions as one would with money. But today, the US $20 gold coin holds only intrinsic and personal value for its owner. You can still find a sample of this gold coin in the US Smithsonian National Collection that was produced in 1849. It was only in 1950 that these coins were produced for circulation as currency; this first batch was known as ‘No Motto’ or Type One. Since then, many variations have been minted. Each $20 gold piece today holds its own … [Read more...]