This last circulating $20 gold coin is considered to be one of the most beautiful rare American gold coins.
Gold coins $ 20 Saint Gauden was issued by the U.S. Mint between 1907 and 1933. Saint Gaudens name was given to the currency after designer and sculptor Augustus Saint Gaudens designed this coin. Saint Gaudens mark is projected onto the front side just below the date. In the twentieth century the president of USA Roosevelt wanted to improve the design of these coins. Thus Saint GAUDENS designer was hired by him in order to design $ 20 Saint Gaudens coins. After Saint Gaudens designed these coins their design showed much better in terms of aesthetics. Many collectors and investors worldwide have come to admire and to buy these coins to entire their collection. The coins designed by Saint Gaudens are two ways: $ 20 Saint Gaudens double eagle and Indian eagle. Both of them have a very beautiful design.
These two types of currencies are considered the best U.S. coins from aesthetically and namely point of view. Double Eagle coin was chosen as the best in terms of design and is used in the form of gold bars on the U.S. money market. U.S. Mint decided to reduce the diameter of $ 20 Saint Gaudens money in order to get as much as possible in relief the design on the front and back side of the coin. In 1907 and 1908 $ 20 Saint Gaudens double eagle coins were issued by the U.S. Mint without being printed words "IN GOD WE TRUST." But in 1908 American Congress passed a law to on the U.S market. This law forced the U.S. Mint to issue $ 20 Saint Gauden coins by putting these words on the back side of these coins.
Since 1933 Roosevelt the U.S. president decided that $ 20 Saint Gauden coins are made of gold in the form of ingots. Since that year the value of these coins has increased due to their manufacturing from the most precious metal that is gold. In 1933, U.S. money market has prospered because the U.S. Mint issued many $ 20 Saint Gaudens gold coins. Since 1933 till now (2010) $ 20 Saint Gaudens double eagle became the most valuable coins in the world currency market. Nowadays collectors can browse online and find the best deals out there for sale these coins. However before taking a decision they are informed very well about this subject in order to avoid unpleasant surprises. The prices of these coins are very convenient since they are made from such precious metal as gold.