Federal republic (1776-date)
|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||20 Dollars (20 USD)|
|Composition||Gold (.900) (.100 copper)|
|Orientation||Coin alignment ↑↓|
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Liberty (coronet head) facing left, surrounded by 13 stars, with date below
Heraldic eagle with Union shield holding 3 arrows and an olive branch, 13 stars and rays above
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
E PLURIBUS UNUM
|United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)|
|S||United States Mint, San Francisco, United States (1854-date)|
The standard weight of this coin was 516 grains.
In 1861 the reverse of the gold 20 dollars coin was redesigned by Anthony C. Paquet, but it was withdrawn soon after its release. The letters in the inscriptions on the Paquet reverse variety are taller than on the regular reverse.
|1861||50%||only 2 known|
|1861 S||19 250||50%|
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No member from this site currently wants to exchange it.
2021 August 18 - 22 ANA WFOM US Coins Signature Auction 1333
|Aug 18, 2021||1861 – only 2 known||
USD 7 200 000.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
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