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
Object Name
coin
Date made
1931
mint
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall: dia. 34.3 mm; wt. 33.457 g
place of issue
United States
ID Number
NU*283645.1009
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.0395
subject
Coins, Currency and Medals
See more items in
Political History: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Lilly, Josiah K
Publication title
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
Publication URL
http://americanhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
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