Very good appearance and details. No dark spots, no deep scratches. Presents itself much better than how I captured it in photo above! Of these coins are graded by PCGS, 145 in this grade, and only 235 graded higher.It is a very good coin for its grade. This is a PCGS certified coin, there is no misrepresentation here. Please check the picture as part of the description. Item pictured is the actual item for sale. Note: PCGS info were derived from PCGS website at the time of listing. You can verify any updated info on the PCGS website. Gold is a proven hedge against inflation. These graded coins are the better, if not the best, option to invest in gold. These historical rare coins make a good collection too. Own a piece of history. These coins are over 100 years old and will just get more and more valuable in time. Each day, even the raw or lower grade Liberty coins are now distancing its value from spot gold price. A gold coin will beat a gold bullion anytime has rarity, historical and collectible value, that increases over time. It has more appreciation value. A graded slabbed gold coin will beat a raw gold coin anytime insures authenticity, preserves its condition, and distinguish from any unknown/poor state of a coin. A PCGS certification will beat another grading anytime most widely accepted and known for having the strictest grading standard. The item "1866-S XF45 PCGS Liberty Double Eagle $20 Gold Coin eyeclean lustrous good color" is in sale since Tuesday, September 19, 2017. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Other Coins & Paper Money". The seller is "allin1treasures" and is located in Sacramento, California. This item can be shipped to United States.