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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1909-S ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS66

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

1910-S ST. GAUDENS $20 MS65

GEM LUSTEROUS SURFACES.
$5,995.00

1910-S ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

GEM LUSTEROUS SURFACES.
$5,995.00

1911-D ST. GAUDENS $20 MS67

D/D. GEM SATIN LUSTER. TIED WITH 3 OTHERS FOR FOR HIGHEST GR
$46,500.00

1911-D ST. GAUDENS $20 MS67

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

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

1913-D ST. GAUDENS $20 MS65+

GEM LUSTEROUS SURFACES. ONLY 7 GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS.
$8,500.00

1915 ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS65

GEM FLASHY LUSTER. ONLY 1 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$17,500.00

1921 ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS62

ONE OF THE KEY DATES TO THE SET.
$112,500.00

1924-D ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS64

VERY CHOICE SURFACES.
$11,950.00

1924-D ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS64

VERY SCARDE DATE.
$11,950.00

1925-D ST. GAUDENS $20, MOTTO MS64

LOVELY LUSTEROUS SURFACES. ONLY 12 GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS.
$17,950.00

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 6 GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS.
$46,000.00