Click title/picture for details. offer US $20.00 History of the Double Eagle: The 1933 double eagle currently holds the record for highest price paid at auction for a single U.S. coin when it was purchased for $7.59 million. 445,500 specimens of this Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle were minted in 1933, the last year of production for the Double Eagle, but no specimens ever officially circulated and nearly all were melted down, due to the discontinuance of the domestic gold standard in 1933. In 2004 the National Collectors Mint introduced this coin.
Click title/picture for details. offer US $18.98 This is an Authentic Copy The only legal 1933 double eagle sold at auction in 2002 for a whopping $7.5 million dollars! Ours is a 24kt Gold clad tribute PROOF in an airtight acrylic holder with presentation box. Minted under the strictest quality standards and struck multiple times for razor sharp design details and a brilliant finish. Includes "Certificate of Authenticity"
Click title/picture for details. offer US $16.88 1933 St. GAUDENS DOUBLE EAGLE GOLD COMMEMORATIVE COIN NEW 1933 St. GAUDENS ***.999 24KT GOLD PLATED PROOF STRIKE COIN*** in a velvet pouch! *********** This is your opportunity to own a copy of The Rarest Coin in the World !!! ....the 1933 St. Gaudens $20 Gold Double Eagle!!! This stunning clad PROOF GOLD Double Eagle Representation is made from the finest 100 mil 24k gold plate available. COIN FEATURES: The original $20.00 Gold Piece was auctioned by Sothebys and Stacks in New York July 30, 2002 and sold for a world record $7.5 milliion ! President Roosevelt took the U.S. off the gold standard. All 1933 Gold Double Eagles were ordered destroyed, but ten specimens escaped into private hands. Nine of the ten illegal coins were seized by, or turned in to, the Secret Service and destroyed in the 40s and 50s. The last coin surfaced in 1996 in the hands of a Saudi Prince and was sold to a U.S citizen. It was seized by the U.S. Secret Service as soon as it came into the United States. The private owner won a landmark court settlement making his coin the only 1933 Double Eagle ever authorized for private ownership 39mm diameter(silver dollar size). It is 100ml of .999 24KT gold clad proof strike Nice Proof glossy mirror fields and frosty cameo design. It weighs 1 TROY OUNCE The placement of the legally required word, COPY, is inconspicuously located near the bottom edge of the reverse....right under "In God We Trust". Comes in a protective plastic snap-loc capsule and a velvet pouch. -