Once it was released, it became an instant success with the public and was used efficiently by banks and merchants alike. Longacre was given the responsibility of designs for the coin, which are elegant and have high collectible value. President Franklin Roosevelt's 1933 Executive Order 6102 required people to turn in their gold coins and bullions to the US Treasury during the time of the Great Depression.
A majority of these coins were melted down to make gold bars. Due to their scarcity, they have very high demand by collectors as well as investors.
Obverse - A design by James B Longacre, depicts leftward facing Lady Liberty wearing a pearl-studded Coronet with "LIBERTY" inscribed on it. Encircled by 13 stars to represent 13 original colonies of US. At the bottom is year of mintage. Reverse - Features a heraldic eagle with a shield on its breast and holding olive branches and arrows in its talons, design inspired from the Great Seal of United States.
Words "IN GOD WE TRUST" surrounded by 13 stars above the eagle. Inscriptions - "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" and TWENTY DOLLARS.Dates will be chosen randomly and are determined by our available inventory on hand. Mint issue from the following mints - Philadelphia, Denver, Carson City, San Francisco, or New Orleans.
Reasons to Invest in this Beautiful Coin. Depending on the scarcity and condition of these coins, they can fetch a high premium over the spot. Due to its design, magnitude, and age, it has a very high collectible value. In response to an uncalled for political or geographical event, the gold prices instantly sky rocket.
These coins are considered heirlooms and collector's items, hence there is a protection from seizure by the United States Treasury by Law. Allows you to diversify your investment portfolio. Due to its high scarcity because of President Roosevelt's 1933 call-in and its high potential for a profitable premium increase, these are a much desired commodity by investors and collectors alike. Do not let go of a chance to own one of the most sought-after gold coins in the world.
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We will never ask the customer to pay more for a product if the price significantly increased, so please refrain from requesting price adjustments after market prices decrease. The item "$20 Gold Double Eagle Liberty Head Extra Fine XF (Random Year)" is in sale since Friday, May 06, 2016. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Gold\Coins".exchanges" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.