It was made to demonstrate how technical advances in minting techniques can now accomodate manufacturing such a coin. The original design was never made for commercial use because it was at the time impossible to make it in sufficient quantities. Through 21st-century technology the original Saint-Gaudens plasters were digitally mapped by the Mint and used in the die-making process. The date was changed to 2009, and four additional stars were added to represent the current 50 states.
Also included was the inscription "In God We Trust" which was not used on the 1907 version. The MMIX Ultra High Relief gold coins are 4mm thick and contain 1 ounce of.
9999 fine gold and are minted at the U. This listing uses "Stock Images" The "Stock Images" used in this listing description are for reference only and indicate the quality of the item you will receive. You will not receive the exact item photographed.The actual item you will receive is guaranteed to be as described and depicted. Actual Gold Weight: 1.0001 oz. Powered by Solid Commerce The All-in-One Listing, Inventory & Order Management Solution. The item "2009 US Gold $20 Ultra High Relief Double Eagle PCGS MS70 First Strike" is in sale since Monday, May 15, 2017.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Gold\Coins".coin" and is located in Huntington Beach, California.
This item can be shipped to United States.