United States, Twenty Dollars, 1931

Description
United States Mint, Philadelphia. Obverse: Liberty striding towards the viewer, bearing olive branch and torch. Reverse: Eagle in flight above the sun.
Perhaps twenty double eagles from this year produced at Philadelphia survived. This is one of the survivors.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1931
mint
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall: 34 mm; 1 11/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.0395
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.0395
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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