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Complete Set of Gold $20 Type 1 Double Eagles

About the Coin

Designer: James B. Longacre
Weight: 33.436 grams
Diameter: approx. 34mm, reeded edge
Composition: 90% gold, 10% copper/silver

1853-O Gold $20 Double Eagle


Total Mintage: 71,000
Overall Rarity Ranking: 17 of 44 coins
Overall Population: approx. 356 to 456 coins

1853-O Gold $20 Double Eagle Obverse
1853-O Gold $20 Double Eagle Reverse

The Arlington Collection of Double Eagles