1933 Double Eagles

A US District Court Judge in Pennsylvania has ruled that the US government acted improperly in seizing what could be the most valuable US gold coins known to be in existence today. At the heart of the matter are ten 1933 Saint-Gaudens $20 Gold Double Eagles. These coins were said to have been found in […]

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On June 5, 2009, the Professional Numismatists Guild filed an additional Amicus Curiae ("friend of the court") brief on behalf of a Pennsylvania family’s efforts to get the federal government to return ten 1933 Double Eagles. The PNG brief challenges the government’s claim that the ten gold pieces are not legal tender coins. Specifically addressed […]

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