Admiration
Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle

 Perhaps the most beautiful coin ever minted

 

The material on Saint-Gaudens double eagles presented here is an elaboration of an article of mine that appeared in the May 2002 issue of Coins magazine.

Coin images courtesy of Heritage Numismatic Auctions, U.S. Tangible Investment Corporation, Bowers and Merena, Coin-Gallery.com, CoinFacts.com, and The Smithsonian Institution.

 

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 Athenian Owls

Alexander the Great Coins

Medusa Coins

Thracian Tetradrachms

House of Constantine

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Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles

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