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1879-S Liberty Head Double Eagle Value
The 1879-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 1879-S Liberty Head Double Eagle?The 1879-S Liberty Head Double Eagle is a gold coin that was manufactured at the San Francisco mint. It has a legal tender value of $20.00. This was produced as a "Mint Strike" coin which usually means it was intended for use in daily transactions. With a relatively low mintage of 1,223,800, this coin is considered to be collectible and is sought after by many collectors, but does not usually attract serious investors. This coin contains nearly half an ounce of gold at 30.08925 grams (0.97 oz. Adjusted Gold Weight).
|Weight||33.4400 grams / 1.0752 ounces|
|Metal Content||30.0893 grams / 0.9675 ounces|
|Metal Value||$19.24 (as of 2022-07-03, 5:07 PM)|
|Obverse Designer||James B. Longacre|
|Reverse Designer||James B. Longacre|
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