St. Gaudens $20

High Relief (1907)

What’s the most beautiful U.S. coin ever made? Whenever that question arises, one of the first and most frequent answers is sure to be the Saint-Gaudens double eagle, or twenty-dollar gold piece. And those who know the subject well are almost certain to specify the “Saint” with high relief.

This stunning coin resulted from a truly unique relationship between two towering figures of their day: Augustus Saint-Gaudens, the most famous American sculptor at the turn of the 20th century, and Theodore Roosevelt, a U.S. president whose ardent pursuit of excellence encompassed the nation’s coinage.

In 1905, Roosevelt personally prevailed upon Saint-Gaudens to design his official inaugural medal, which proved to be exceptionally handsome. In a subsequent conversation at a Washington dinner party, they discussed their mutual admiration for the high- relief coins.... (Expand Text)

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1907 HIGH RELIEF $20, SAINT GAUDENS PR69

AN AMAZING GEM PROOF. TIED WITH ONE OTHER FOR HIGHEST GRADED
$850,000.00

1907 ST. GAUDENS $20, HIGH RELIEF- WIRE RIM MS65+

HIGH RELIEF. WIRE RIM. GEM SATIN LUSTER.
$49,950.00

1907 ST. GAUDENS HI-RELIEF $20, WIRE EDGE MS65

WIRE RIM GEM. VERY FLASHY.
$45,000.00

1909-S ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

VERY FLASHY AND LUSTEROUS.
$4,150.00

1909-S ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS66

GEM SURFACES. ONLY 1 GRADED HIGHER.
$22,500.00

1910 ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

GEM SATIN SURFACES. ONLY 4 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$6,195.00

1911 ST. GAUDENS $20 MS65

GEM SATIN SURFACES. VERY SCARCE IN THIS HIGH GRADE.
$17,950.00

1911-D ST. GAUDENS $20 MS63

VERY FLASHY.
$1,395.00

1911-D/D ST. GAUDENS $20 MS67

GEM SATIN LUSTER. TIED WITH 3 OTHERS FOR HIGHEST GRADED.
$46,500.00

1911-D/D ST. GAUDENS $20 MS67

GEM SATIN LUSTER. TIED WITH 3 OTHERS FOR FOR HIGHEST GRADED.
$46,500.00

1911-S ST. GAUDENS $20 MS65

GEM FLASHY AND LUSTEROUS.
$3,950.00

1911-S ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS66

GEM LUSTEROUS SURFACES. JUST 1 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$11,500.00

1912 ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

GEM SATIN LUSTER.
$26,000.00

1914-D ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

GEM LUSTEROUS SURFACES.
$2,695.00

1914-D ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

GEM LUSTEROUS SURFACES.
$2,695.00

1915 ST. GAUDENS $20 MS65

GEM SATIN SURFACES. ONLY 1 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$18,500.00

1915 ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

GEM FLASHY LUSTER. ONLY 1 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$18,500.00

1924-D ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS64

VERY CHOICE SURFACES.
$11,950.00

1925-D ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

A RARE DATE GEM. ONLY 1 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$79,500.00

1925-S ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS64

A SATIN LUSTEROUS NEAR GEM. ONLY 4 HIGHER AT PCGS.
$49,500.00