Liberty Head $20 Gold Date Set, Circulation Strikes (1850-1907)

Number of
Required Items
58
Current Finest
Possible Set Rating
64.983

Thanks to the California Gold Rush, America had enough gold in 1849 to contemplate a brand new denomination – the $20 Double Eagle. James Barton Longacre set to work creating dies for this massive coin that contained nearly a full ounce of gold. Longacre’s design lasted 58 years, with only minor modifications – one of the longest running series in American numismatics. A complete date set is easy and relatively inexpensive to assemble, with one exception – the elusive, low-mintage 1886. High-grade sets are a real challenge, especially in the earlier dates, where higher weights reflect the rarity of Mint State examples. When you’re done with this set, you’ll have 58 coins, nearly 57 ounces of pure gold, and an impressive collection that even non-numismatists can appreciate.

All-Time Finest (All Eras)

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted Set Rating User
1 D. L. Hansen. $20 Gold Date Set. (1850-1907) 2017 2018 2019 100.00% 64.40 64.40
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2 AWA Collection 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 98.28% R 63.75 62.81
3 Harry W. Bass 100.00% R 61.10 61.10
4 Louis Eliasberg 100.00% R 58.09 58.09
5 wineguy 2006 2007 2008 98.28% R 58.91 56.94

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted Set Rating User
1 D. L. Hansen. $20 Gold Date Set. (1850-1907) 2017 2018 2019 100.00% 64.40 64.40
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2 Waynes World 98.28% 55.92 54.06
3 psslomianyj UPDATED 77.59% 60.89 42.85
4 Alcon 87.93% 50.43 42.40
5 allin1treasures 74.14% 57.27 38.61
6 P. Ryan 63.79% 61.20 34.00
7 Fernando A. Baez Guerrero $20 65.52% 58.06 33.55
8 StielCollection (2) 51.72% 59.02 28.41
9 Abunai Kats 48.28% 54.61 25.69
10 CBM.CLS(ASCP)SBB 48.28% 62.02 23.43
11 allin1treasures (2) 39.66% 54.45 20.17
12 The Old West Collection 25.86% 43.53 13.38
13 Cavalier Liberty Date Set 22.41% 62.77 12.32
14 Centinel 29.31% 55.91 12.01
15 BR’s LIBERTY DOUBLE EAGLES 22.41% 59.62 11.48
16 ec2285 25.86% 57.07 11.20
17 espaar 24.14% 63.12 10.99
18 VIP-LWP Liberty Head $20 Gold Date Set, Circulation Strikes 18.97% 57.62 10.03
19 Waverly 13.79% 59.49 09.03
20 myoyster53 17.24% 62.86 06.75

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