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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1913-D ST. GAUDENS $20 MS65

GEM FLASHY LUSTEROUS SURFACES.
$4,750.00

1914 ST. GAUDENS $20 PR66

GEM MATTE PROOF. ONLY 70 COINS STRUCK.
$129,500.00

1915 ST. GAUDENS $20 MS65

GEM LUSTROUS SURFACES. ONLY 3 MS65+ COINS GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS.
$18,500.00

1922-S ST. GAUDENS $20 MS65

GEM LUSTROUS SURFACES. VERY FLASHY.
$49,500.00

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 MS63

CHOICE LUSTEROUS KEY DATE ST. GAUDENS $20 GOLD.
$14,500.00

1925-S ST. GAUDENS $20 MS64

A SATIN LUSTROUS, NEAR GEM. ONLY 7 GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS.
$45,000.00

1927-S ST. GAUDENS $20 MS64

VERY SCARCE DATE. LOVELY SATIN LUSTER.
$69,500.00