Why add this 1915-S Gold Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle to your collection?
President Theodore Roosevelt collaborated with sculptor and fellow Greek coin enthusiast August Saint-Gaudens to redesign the American Gold Liberty Double Eagle, which had remained virtually unchanged in over fifty years of production. The result was the magnificent $20 Gold Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle coin measuring 34 mm in diameter, struck from 0.9675 Troy oz. of .900 fine gold, and weighing 33.43 grams. This Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle was minted at the San Francisco Mint in 1915 with a reported mintage 567,500 coins.
Iconic Lady Liberty
The obverse depicts Lady Liberty striding forward with the sun rising behind, an olive branch in her left hand and the torch of freedom held high in her right. She is surrounded by 48 stars, with the U.S. Capitol Building to the lower left. Inscribed "LIBERTY" and "1915," with the "S" San Francisco Mint mark.
The reverse depicts a majestic eagle soaring above rays of the rising sun. "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" and "TWENTY DOLLARS" are inscribed above the eagle, with "IN GOD WE TRUST" below.
NGC Mint State 64
This beautiful Mint State 1915-S $20 Gold Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle has been graded Mint State 64 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). Sealed in a protective NGC holder, the coin will exhibit an even strike and luster, with several minor marks, hairlines or scuffs evident, and attractive eye appeal overall.
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|Year of Issue:||1915|
|Weight in Grams:||30.093 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.9675 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|