Category: Gold coins and bars

  • 1921 Gold Double Eagle $20. 

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The 1921 Saint-Gaudens double eagle is a highly rare coin, especially in Mint State grades of MS-63 or higher. It is considered the premier condition rarity of the series, with the majority of specimens in circulated condition. Only a small number, estimated at eight to 10, exist in MS-63, and even…

  • Thickness Discrepancies in Gold Buffalo Coins: A Common Phenomenon?

    Reading Time: 3 minutes Gold Buffalo coins, renowned for their exquisite design and 24-karat gold purity, have recently sparked discussions about an intriguing aspect – uneven and non-uniform edge thickness. Is this a well-known occurrence, or are collectors encountering an unusual anomaly? This phenomenon is not a new discovery. Since 2016, coin enthusiasts have been…

  • 1933 gold double eagle replica.

    Reading Time: 4 minutes Replicas of the 1933 Gold Double Eagle do exist; however, it is imperative to emphasize that possessing or trading these replicas as authentic coins may result in legal repercussions. The original 1933 Double Eagles are deemed as U.S. government property. While the U.S. Mint has crafted authorized replicas for collectors, these…

  • The Saint-Gaudens Liberty Double Eagle ($20) coin.

    The Saint-Gaudens Liberty Double Eagle ($20) coin.

    Reading Time: 11 minutes A series of new and very beautiful types for the American coinage resulted from a collaboration between Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909) and Augustus Saint Gaudens, one of America’s finest artists. Roosevelt wanted to upgrade America’s image by the appearance of the national coinage.  He also wanted them to have a beauty and…

  • More images of the upcoming Liberty & Britannia Gold coin collaboration.

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The 2024 Liberty and Britannia Gold Coin, set to be released for sale on February 8, 2024, at 12 noon, boasts a very limited mintage of 10,000, accompanied by a likely $900 premium. Interestingly, the portrayal of Lady Liberty appears to have Asian features. This exclusive coin is the outcome of…

  • The 2024 Liberty & Britannia Collaboration.

    Reading Time: < 1 minute The 2024 Liberty and Britannia Program marks an unprecedented collaboration between the United States Mint and the Royal Mint, two esteemed institutions renowned for their rich numismatic history. This groundbreaking initiative showcases the exceptional craftsmanship of both mints’ chief engravers, Joseph Menna and Gordon Summers, as they join forces to…