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U.S. Gold Coins Information
Denominations, types, and varieties

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U.S. gold coins were struck at the mints at Philadelphia (1795-1933), Charlotte (1838-1861), Dahlonega (1838-1861), New Orleans (1838-1861 & 1879-1909), San Francisco (1854-1930), Carson City (1870-1893), and Denver (1906-1931).

Denominations, Types, and Varieties

$20 Double Eagles (Mintage Figures)

Liberty Double Eagle (1849-1907)
      Type 1 Without Motto (1850-1866)
      Type 2 With Motto (1866-1876)
      Type 3 Twenty Dollars (1877-1907)

Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle (1907-1933)
      High Relief (1907)
      No Motto (1907-1908)
      With Motto (1908-1933)

$10 Eagles (Mintage Figures)

Capped Bust Eagle (1795-1804)
      Capped Bust Right, Small Eagle (1795-1797)
      Capped Bust Right, Heraldic Eagle (1797-1804)

Liberty Eagle (1838-1907)
      No Motto (1838-1866)
      With Motto (1866-1907)

Indian Eagle (1907-1933)
      No Motto (1907-1908)
      With Motto (1908-1933)

$5 Half Eagles (Mintage Figures)

Capped Bust to Right Half Eagle (1795-1807)
      Capped Bust Right, Small Eagle (1795-1798)
      Capped Bust Right, Heraldic Eagle (1795 - 1807)

Capped Bust to Left Half Eagle (1807-1812)

Capped Head to Left Half Eagle (1813-1834)
      Capped Head Left Large Diameter (1813-1829)
      Capped Head Left Reduced Diameter (1829-1834)

Classic Head Half Eagle (1834-1838)

Liberty Half Eagle (1839-1908)
      No Motto (1839-1866)
      With Motto (1866-1908)

Indian Head Half Eagle (1908-1929)

$4 Gold Pieces (Mintage Figures)

Stella, Flowing Hair (1879-1880)
Stella, Coiled Hair (1879-1880)

$3 Gold Pieces (Mintage Figures)

Indian Princess (1854-1889)

$2.50 Quarter Eagles (Mintage Figures)

Capped Bust to Right Quarter Eagle (1796-1807)
Capped Bust to Left Quarter Eagle (1808)
Capped Head to Left Quarter Eagle (1821-1834)
Classic Head Quarter Eagle (1834-1839)
Liberty Quarter Eagle (1840-1907)
Indian Quarter Eagle (1908-1929)

$1 Gold Pieces (Mintage Figures)

Type I (1849-1854)
Type II (1854-1856)
Type III (1856-1889)

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