1863 $20 NGC AU55

Rare Civil War Double Eagle

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The 1863 Double Eagle is a very tough coin from this exciting and highly chased series of type 1 double eagles. In general the Philly-Mint issues struck during the Civil War are scarce to rare, especially in mint state and the 1863 is the toughest.

Asking Price: $16,500.00


Asking Price: $16,500.00

CDN™ CPG Value: $16,900.00 (What's CPG?)

1863 $20 NGC AU55

DLRC #: 1546587 // PCGS #: 8939

The 1863 Double Eagle is a very tough coin from this exciting and highly chased series of type 1 double eagles. In general the Philly-Mint issues struck during the Civil War are scarce to rare, especially in mint state and the 1863 is the toughest.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $20 Liberty Gold
  • Type Liberty head
  • Years for Type 1849-1907
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Double Eagle
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% copper
  • Weight 33.436g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 142,790
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1863 $20 NGC VF35 $1,400.00 07/22/2004