Follow The London Mint Office

Tags

Waterloo 200

Pistrucci medal

Duke of Wellington

James Deeny

Battle of Britain

Samlerhuset

Waterloo memorial

London Mint Office 18 The London Mint Office 13 London Mint 11 Waterloo 200 11 History 9 Samlerhuset Group 6 Mint 5 Mint Office 5 Benedetto Pistrucci 5 Sovereign 4 Samlerhuset 4 battle of waterloo 4 Duke of Wellington 4 Pistrucci medal 4 Waterloo medal 4 Coin Collecting 4 Pistrucci 3 Prince Phillip 3 Coins 3 James Deeny 3 London 3 waterloo 3 The Queen 3 Angela Pistrucci 3 Smithsonian 2 Gold 2 Stevie Awards 2 Battle of Britain 2 World Money Fair 2 w200 2 1933 Double Eagle 2 waterloo station 2 sir evelyn webb-carter 2 Waterloo memorial 2 operation fish 2 Raphael Maklouf 2 Greg Prosser 2 Numismatics 2 royal warrant 1 Olympics 1 Jennie Bond 1 St George 1 queen 1 Platinum Anniversary 1 Her Majesty The Queen 1 WW1 1 Strength & Stay 1 WWII 1 Fortune 1 Medal 1 Marvel 1 War 1 Money 1 britain 1 jewellery 1 international business awards 1 lord douro 1 Peter Snow 1 Comicoin 1 Happy Birthday 1 apsley house 1 philmcdermott 1 tim cooke 1 Exclusive 1 Phil Mcdermott 1 Wedding 1 free medal 1 churchill 50th anniversary 1 south african mint 1 London Excel 1 MCM Comic Con London 1 Platinum Wedding Anniversary 1 royal canadian mint 1 battle of britain 75th anniversary 1 Fairmined 1 Alliance for Responsible Mining 1 noble peace prize 1 noble prize 1 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar 1 BattleofAtlantic 1 1794 silver dollar 1 Facebook Live 1 Mint of Norway 1 70 years 1 Angela Pisrucci 1 Samleruset 1 Saint George & the Dragon 1 The V&A Lates 1 Friday Night Lates 1 Battle of Atlantic 1 Saint George 1 Saint Georges Day 1 Fair Trade 1 Fair Mined 1 Legend of Saint George 1 Gibraltar 1 The Nobel Peace Prize 1 St George & the Dragon 1 Battle of Ypres 1 Free Coin 1 Platinum Wedding 1 Berlin 1 great depression 1 Hobbies 1 Marraige 1 Kew Gardens 1 queen elizabeth ii 1 Royal Mint 1 Platinum 1 Duke of Edingburgh 1 commemorative coin 1 Her Majesty 1 Show all tags

Tag / great depression

The rise and fall of the 1933 Double Eagle

The rise and fall of the 1933 Double Eagle

Press Releases   •   Feb 07, 2012 09:30 GMT

The United States Mint first produced the twenty-dollar gold coin in 1850. Called a Double Eagle, this child of the California Gold Rush was an economic mainstay for more than 80 years.