1861 S Paquet $20 Ms Liberty Head Double Eagle

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1861-S Liberty Head Double Eagle Value

The 1861-S liberty head double eagle value ranges from $1 to $100,000 depending on the quality of the coin and its mint strike type.

What is a 1861-S Liberty Head Double Eagle?

The 1861-S Liberty Head Double Eagle is a gold coin that was minted at the San Francisco mint. It has a legal tender value of $20.00. This was minted as a "Mint Strike" coin which usually means it was produced for use as a monetary vessel. With only 19,250 coins minted, this is a very rare coin that is sought after by collectors. This coin contains nearly half an ounce of gold at 30.08925 grams (0.97 oz. Adjusted Gold Weight).

Coin Specifications

Year 1861
Mint San Francisco
Mintage 19,250
Diameter 34 millimeters
Production Mint Strike
Material Gold
Weight 33.4400 grams / 1.0752 ounces
Precious Metal Gold
Metal Content 30.0893 grams / 0.9675 ounces
Metal Value $24.23  (as of 2020-10-21, 4:10 AM)
Obverse Designer James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer Anthony C. Paquet
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1861-S Liberty Head Double Eagle Values by Grade

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