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  Total Value: $790,425.00

Double Eagles - Gold $20.00

James Barton Longacre designed the pattern for the double eagle in 1849. It was produced because of the huge amount of gold that came into the Mint from California. With the discovery of gold at Sutter’s Mill in January 1848, the California gold rush began. It led to an influx of miners and others into the area. The vast quantity of gold produced led to a need for a standard form of exchange. The twenty dollar coin was the government’s response. They also felt that it would be useful for large commercial transactions and that it would facilitate foreign trade.
 
Coin ID
Type
Date
Svc
Grade
Price
Images
 Coin Description
Double Eagles $20 Liberty
RC7282002
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
XF45 CAC
$5,950
1850 Double Eagle - 1850 $20 NGC XF45 CAC. The 1850 Double Eagle is the first year of the regular issue of the twenty dollar coin and the first regular issue of the type...More >>>
RC6634003
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
AU55
$9,900
1850 Double Eagle - 1850 $20 S.S. Republic  NGC AU55...More >>>
RC6886009
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
AU53
$9,500
1851-O Double Eagle - 1851-O $20 Gold NGC AU53...More >>>
RC31326
$20 Liberty Type 1
PCGS
AU58 CAC
$7,300
1857-S Double Eagle SS Central America - 1857-S $20 SSCA PCGS AU58 CAC...More >>>
RC74736
$20 Liberty Type 1
PCGS
MS65 CAC
$16,500
1857-S Double Eagle (1857-S $20) SS Central America, 20A Spiked Shield, PCGS MS65 CAC. Bright luster blooms from this gem “Spiked Shield” 1857-S Double Eagle...More >>>
RC6048006
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
XF40
$2,525
1860-S Double Eagle - 1860-S $20 Gold NGC XF40...More >>>
RC6186153
$20 Liberty Type 1
PCGS
AU53
$3,200
1861 Double Eagle - 1861 $20 Gold PCGS AU53. Civil War Double Eagle...More >>>
RC6471005
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
AU55
$7,300
1861 Double Eagle - 1861 $20 Republic NGC AU55. S.S. Republic. First Year of the Civil War...More >>>
RC6122001
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
MS61
$11,000
1861 Double Eagle - 1861 $20 Republic NGC MS61. S.S. Republic. First Year of the Civil War...More >>>
RC6480002
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
XF45
$69,500
1861-S Double Eagle - 1861-S $20 Gold NGC XF45. Paquet, Civil War Date. The RAREST San Francisco Minted Liberty Head $20! This is the ONLY Year Anthony Paquet...More >>>
RC6937009
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
MS61 CAC
$18,300
1864-S Double Eagle SS Republic - 1864-S $20 Republic NGC MS61 CAC...More >>>
RC6517012
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
MS61
$17,500
1864-S Double Eagle S.S. Republic - 1864-S $20 S.S. Republic NGC MS61. Civil War Date Double Eagle SS Republic...More >>>
RC7576004
$20 Liberty Type 1
NGC
AU50 CAC
$2,950
1865-S Double Eagle - 1865-S $20 NGC AU50 CAC. Original mint luster peeks out from within the devices of this slightly circulated Western branch mint 1865-S Double Eagle...More >>>
RC3506276
$20 Liberty Type 1
PCGS
MS63
$19,800
1865-S Double Eagle Brother Jonathan - 1865-S $20 Bro Jo PCGS MS63. Ex-SS Brother Jonathan #696. This fully lustrous, Western branch mint...More >>>
RC6653009
$20 Liberty Type 2
NGC
AU55
$10,700
1866-S Double Eagle - 1866-S $20 NGC AU55. With Motto. Important First Year of the Type II $20, which implemented the motto "In God We Trust" on all coinage for the first time...More >>>
RC6019235
$20 Liberty Type 2
PCGS
PR61 CAM
$45,000
1867 Double Eagle - 1867 $20 PCGS PR61 CAM CAC. Only 7 Known to Exist!! CAC Approved. Just 50 Minted at all. A Stellar Ultra Rarity for the World Class Collector...More >>>
RC6242387
$20 Liberty Type 2
PCGS
MS61
$30,000
1867-S Double Eagle - 1867-S $20 PCGS MS61. Condition Census. Only 9 Known Finer...More >>>
RC6423333
$20 Liberty Type 2
PCGS
MS62
$28,500
1869-S Double Eagle - 1869-S $20 Gold PCGS MS62...More >>>
RC6187062
$20 Liberty Type 2
PCGS
MS62
$38,000
1870-S Double Eagle - 1870-S $20 Gold PCGS MS62. Condition Census. Only 1 Known Finer!...More >>>
RC6187163
$20 Liberty Type 2
PCGS
MS63
$54,750
1871 Double Eagle - 1871 $20 Gold PCGS MS63. Condition Census! A phenomenal example of a tremendously coveted Type II $20!...More >>>
RC6187361
$20 Liberty Type 2
PCGS
MS61
$69,500
1873-CC Double Eagle - 1873-CC $20 PCGS MS61. Only 3 Known Finer! Only 22,410 Minted but today one of the greatest conditional rarities of any Carson City $20 collection...More >>>
RC6427848
$20 Liberty Type 2
PCGS
AU55
$6,350
1875-CC Double Eagle - 1875-CC $20 PCGS AU55...More >>>
RC6764814
$20 Liberty Type 3
PCGS
MS61 CAC
$3,400
1878 Double Eagle - 1878 $20 PCGS MS61 CAC. Doubled Die Reverse, CAC Approved. Tied for Finest Known!!...More >>>
RC2125735
$20 Liberty Type 3
PCGS
MS64
$15,500
1885-S Double Eagle - 1885-S $20 Gold, Type 3 Double Eagle, PCGS MS64. Only 1 MS65 graded higher at PCGS...More >>>
RC3182
$20 Liberty Type 3
NGC
PF
$35,500
1886 Double Eagle - 1886 $20 NGC Proof, Altered Surfaces. Scarce in Proof or Mint State...More >>>
RC6534727
$20 Liberty Type 3
PCGS
PR64 CAM
$124,000
1887 Double Eagle - 1887 $20 Gold PCGS PR64 CAM. Proof, Cameo. Only 121 Minted! Proof Only Date. No Business Strike was made, making the date extremely rare and desirable...More >>>
RC6045004
$20 Liberty Type 3
NGC
MS64
$13,400
1889-S Double Eagle - 1889-S $20 Gold NGC MS64...More >>>
RC6861004
$20 Liberty Type 3
NGC
AU53
$11,700
1892 Double Eagle - 1892 $20 NGC AU53...More >>>
RC6861004
$20 Liberty Type 3
NGC
AU53
$12,000
1892-S Double Eagle - 1892-S $20 Gold NGC AU53. Only 4,400 Minted! One of the toughest Type III $20's still available at a reasonable price of entry...More >>>
RC71916
$20 Liberty Type 3
NGC
MS60 CAC
P.O.R
1895 Double Eagle (1895 $20) NGC MS60. Mint luster shimmers across the legends and devices of this mint state 1895 Double Eagle. Were in not for very light abrasion...More >>>
RC78175
$20 Liberty Type 3
NGC
MS60 CAC
P.O.R
1899 Double Eagle (1899 $20) NGC MS60 CAC. A sharp strike and bright mint luster characterize this mint state 1899 Double Eagle. Abrasion marks on both sides...More >>>
RC6308309
$20 Liberty Type 3
PCGS
PR61
$20,700
1903 Double Eagle - 1903 $20 Gold PCGS PR61. Proof. Only 158 Minted!! Proof $20's are the crème de la crème of numismatic mastery, and this is an extraordinary chance to acquire...More >>>
RC2125704
$20 Liberty Type 3
PCGS
MS65
$15,950
1903-S Double Eagle - 1903-S $20 Gold, Type 3 Double Eagle, PCGS MS65. Tied for the finest...More >>>
RC2125707
$20 Liberty Type 3
PCGS
MS66
$27,950
1904-S Double Eagle - 1904-S $20 Gold PCGS MS66. Type 3 Double Eagle. A Satin Gem. Tied for the finest...More >>>
RC6356781
$20 Liberty Type 3
PCGS
MS65
$26,300
1905-S Double Eagle - 1905-S $20 Gold PCGS MS65. Condition Census. Only 1 Known Finer! A Blazing Gem!! NGC Price Guide suggests $30,000 in this grade...More >>>

Double Eagles - Gold $20.00

James Barton Longacre designed the pattern for the double eagle in 1849. It was produced because of the huge amount of gold that came into the Mint from California. With the discovery of gold at Sutter’s Mill in January 1848, the California gold rush began. It led to an influx of miners and others into the area. The vast quantity of gold produced led to a need for a standard form of exchange. The twenty dollar coin was the government’s response. They also felt that it would be useful for large commercial transactions and that it would facilitate foreign trade.


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